Drug and Alcohol Detox & Rehabilitation Covered by Tricare and Military Insurance in Florida

Last updated: 21 December 2021


There are numerous drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs all throughout the state of Florida, and just over 20 of these centers can accept Tricare Insurance to help cover the costs of treatment. These particular programs can offer a variety of different services to male and female addicts who are serving in the military and covered by this insurance. Many different detox programs are available along with medical detox services for addicts, which will help an addict safely withdrawal off of the drugs they are taking. Most of these centers offer either residential or outpatient drug and alcohol treatment and can provide options to go through a program on a long-term or short term length of time. Other services are particular in providing holistic drug treatment services, along with using traditional forms of therapy and help.

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Military Insurance Coverage

It is not uncommon for members of the United States Military or retired members to struggle with substance abuse or some type of drug dependency. Health insurance within the United States Military is provided through the Military Health System, and these types of healthcare plans can help pay for drug and alcohol treatment services in Florida. Anyone living in Florida, who is a member of the United States Military or is a retired member and is struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction can have treatment options covered through their health insurance. This can include such facilities that provide inpatient care, intensive outpatient services, detox, treatment for opioid addiction, or a hospitalization inpatient program in Florida. Tricare is the civilian health insurance provider who is overseen by the Defense Health Agency, and there will be some drug and alcohol treatment facilities in the state of Florida that will take Tricare health insurance.

List of Treatment Programs Covered by Tricare/Military Insurance in Florida

Below you can find a listing of substance abuse treatments covered by Tricare/Military Insurance in Florida. 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.


Marcel Gemme, DATS

Marcel Gemme, DATS


on December 21, 2021

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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.