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Created On Monday, 21, March 2016
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Drug and Alcohol Detox & Rehabilitation Covered by Tricare and Military Insurance in Idaho

Tricare Coverage

Throughout the state of Idaho is just over a few different drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs that can accept Tricare Insurance and offer drug treatment services to addicts and their families who have this particular insurance coverage. This is an insurance coverage plan for military members and their families and can usually cover most drug treatment costs, but an addict or family member may have to pay some expenses. Many of these programs provide outpatient and residential drug treatment options for men and women, and can also offer detox services or even medical detox programs that can help an addict medically withdraw under constant supervision. One drug treatment center, in particular, can use the drug Buprenorphine to help an addict through the detox and treatment process, which is especially effective for opiate addicts and prescription drug addicts.

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Military Insurance Coverage

Military health insurance for active-duty service members, their dependents, and retirees of the United States Military are provided through the Military Health System. Health insurance policies that members of the military who live in Idaho have, are available through Tricare, which is the civilian health insurance provider overseen by the Defense Health Agency. Within the different policies that active-duty service members and retired members can have include coverage for behavioral health matters such as substance abuse disorders. It is not uncommon for members of the United States Military to struggle with a drug or alcohol addiction or some type of drug dependency. Because of this, it is important they can seek out the proper help they need in Idaho. Within the state, there will be some drug and alcohol treatment facilities that can take Tricare health insurance to pay for the treatment of a drug and alcohol addiction.


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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.