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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 Mississippi

Tricare Coverage

In the state of Mississippi, there are numerous drug and alcohol treatment programs and facilities that can accept patients who have different health insurance plans. Many addicts are unable to afford private drug rehab, but most centers are able to take insurance to help cover the cost of rehab and treatment. These types of drug and alcohol rehab programs include residential and outpatient services for addicts. Other drug treatment centers provide detox and medical detox centers for addicts, and this will help them through the withdrawal process before they enter into drug rehabilitation. Some drug and alcohol treatment facilities offer effective aftercare programs for recovering addicts, and this can include sober living homes and halfway houses for those who need a transition period back into society.

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Military Insurance Coverage

Military Health Insurance for active-duty service members of the United States Military that are living in Mississippi is provided through the Military Health System. Tricare is the civilian organization that provides health insurance and is overseen by the Defense Health Agency. Active-duty service members living in Mississippi who are struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction can use their Tricare insurance to pay for the cost of some types of drug treatment facilities in the state. Tricare health insurance can help pay for inpatient care, outpatient services, hospital inpatient treatment, and detox. When struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction is important to get the right help, and a Military Health Insurance plan for active-duty service members will ensure they can afford the treatment they need. Within the state of Mississippi will be some drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities that will take Tricare insurance.


Marcel Gemme, DATS - Author

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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.