Substance Abuse Treatment Covered by Multiplan in New York

Created On Friday, 26, May 2017
Modified On Wednesday, 08, September 2021


Drug abuse is a problem that is seen all throughout the state of New York, and most residents will have some type of health insurance. Through a health insurance plan, you can select services within a service provider network. Multiplan is one of the largest independent provider networks within the country. Multiplan will lease out its preferred provider organization to insurance carriers in New York. The insurance carriers who have this network of services providers will offer it to their clients. Health insurance can be used to help cover some or all the cost of treatment for a substance abuse problem. Regardless of how severe the addiction maybe, if you have health insurance, you should contact your health insurance provider to find out what your coverage may be. The extent of what your health plan covers will be dependent on your plan, but both state-funded and private programs in New York will often accept different types of health insurance, from various providers.

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MultiPlan Health Insurance and Drug Rehabilitation in New York

MultiPlan is based in New York and offers regional PPO or preferred provider organization networks in other parts of the country. The insurance provider specializes in commercial and government healthcare policies. They also provide workers compensation solutions and handle some auto-related medical bills. MultiPlan has an extensive network of almost 6,000 acute care hospitals, over 200,000 ancillary care facilities, and over 950,000 healthcare professionals. Having health insurance is necessary within the country. Most New Yorkers will have an insurance plan through their place of employment. However, this is not always the case and many families have to purchase insurance from the marketplace.

Government healthcare policies are often quite extensive and provide government employees with health care plans that cover substance abuse treatment. All health insurance providers offer coverage for substance abuse treatment. However, the premiums for any plan vary and the average cost for individual coverage is approximately $440 per month as of 2018. The average monthly premiums for family coverage in 2018 is roughly $1,168 per month. Struggling with drug or alcohol addiction is not easy. Health insurance does help individuals and families locate the best possible options in the state. Some of the options provided through MultiPlan may include inpatient or outpatient treatment facilities providing various methods of treatment.

Below you can find a listing of Multiplan coverage for drug and alcohol treatment centers in New York. The list can be incomplete so if you do not find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Drug & Alcohol Rehab Services Covered by Multiplan in New York


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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.