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

Last updated: 15 December 2021


The state of Washington has numerous drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs and facilities that can treat all different forms of substance abuse and addiction. Many of these drug rehab centers are able to take health insurance to cover the cost of drug rehab. Other drug treatment programs are private centers, while others are low-cost and no-cost treatment centers that can provide free drug rehabilitation. In the state of Washington, there are just over a few different drugs and alcohol rehabilitation programs available that can accept Tricare health insurance from patients. This insurance company provides health benefit plans to help cover drug and alcohol rehabilitation, along with other health needs of addicts.

DRS femme2A Get help for veterans

Military Insurance Coverage

Drug and alcohol treatment can be expensive at times, and private drug rehab programs in Washington may not always be affordable. The health insurance that is provided to active-duty service members and retired members of the United States Military can help pay for the cost of a drug and alcohol rehab facility in Washington. Tricare is the civilian health insurance provider and is overseen by the Defense Health Agency, which is all part of the Military Health System. Some of the drug and alcohol treatment facilities in the state of Washington will take Tricare health insurance. In some situations, a patient may have to pay an out-of-pocket expense, but this will depend on the program they are attending. Tricare health insurance may help pay for inpatient or outpatient drug rehab, detox, treatment for opioid addiction, or hospital or office-based outpatient services. It is important to get the right help to treat the addiction, and resource area available in the state of Washington.

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

Below you can find a listing of substance abuse treatments covered by Tricare/Military Insurance in Washington. 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 15, 2021

More Information

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.