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

Created On Monday, 21, March 2016
Modified On Tuesday, 09, November 2021


Tricare Coverage

All throughout the state of Nebraska are numerous drug and alcohol treatment centers and various different facilities that accept health insurance to help cover costs of rehabilitation and substance abuse treatment for men and women. There are some programs in the state of Nebraska that can accept Tricare insurance, which is a civilian health benefit plan given to members of the United States Military and their families. Health insurance can be an excellent resource to use to help cover drug treatment costs as some drug rehab programs can be very expensive and cost quite a bit if it is a residential treatment program. There are low-cost and no-cost drug treatment options in the state of Nebraska, and these programs offer different treatment methods to help handle substance abuse.

Military Insurance Coverage

Military health insurance programs are provided through the Military Health System, which offers healthcare services for active-duty service members and retirees. Members of the United States Military that are living in Nebraska and who may be battling a substance abuse disorder can use their health insurance to pay for the cost of treatment. Tricare is the civilian operation that delivers the health insurance policies, and there will be some drug and alcohol treatment facilities in Nebraska that can take Tricare health insurance. Regardless of the type of addiction or how severe the problem may be; it is important to find the right type of drug addiction treatment in Nebraska. Some of the rehabilitation options that may take Tricare health insurance include inpatient treatment, outpatient services, detox, and hospital inpatient programs. It is not uncommon for active-duty service members to become addicted to drugs and alcohol, and this is why affordable help can be gotten through their health insurance plan.


Marcel Gemme, DATS


on November 9, 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.