Aetna Drug Rehab Coverage for Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment
Drug and alcohol addiction is a serious issue that requires professional treatment in a rehab setting. Aetna Insurance can help cover all or part of your cost when seeking drug and alcohol addiction treatment.
If you would like help finding a rehab center where you can receive safe, reliable care catered to your specific needs, call 800-481-6320Who Answers? today.
Why Do I Need Treatment for Drug and Alcohol Addiction?
Addiction is a serious issue, and without the appropriate level of professional treatment, it is very unlikely that someone will be able to put an end to their substance abuse. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, The path to drug addiction begins with the voluntary act of taking drugs,” but eventually, “a person’s ability to choose not to do so becomes compromised.”
Coverage will vary depending on your policy and the facility you choose.
Treatment can help reestablish normal brain functions and allow patients to learn the skills they need to be able to live in recovery.
What Treatment Options Are Available to Me?
There are a number of treatment options available at differing program lengths. Depending on your needs, you may require a more intensive option like inpatient care, or you may only require treatment in an outpatient facility. These different types of programs offer many of the same options, as well as referrals to free or low-cost programs (like support groups) if they are not offered by the facility specifically.
It is important to consider your needs for recovery at this time and to decide what type or facility will be most beneficial to you. As stated by the NIDA, “Effective treatment attends to multiple needs of the individual, not just his or her drug abuse,” and it is important that you find the best program for your needs.
Can Aetna Insurance Help Cover My Treatment?
Yes, Aetna Insurance can cover at least all or part of your addiction treatment program. The amount of coverage will often depend on several factors, such as:
Your personal insurance plan
The facility of your choice
The severity of your condition
The length of your program
Aetna will cover all or part of most inpatient and outpatient programs offering 30, 60, and 90-day programs, and many times, longer programs can be at least partially covered as well. If you are in need of addiction treatment, it is important to seek professional care and never to avoid this necessity for any reason. Financial and other issues can be taken care of, especially if you choose to attend treatment with the help of Aetna.
How Much of My Program Will Be Covered?
The amount of coverage is completely based on a person’s individual situation as well as the facility they choose, but Aetna will likely pay for at least part if not all of your rehab program. Once you choose your facility and discuss your plan, you can begin to consider how you might cover any additional cost to you, either by paying upfront or financing it over time.
Seek Treatment Now
Aetna covers most treatment programs at least in part, and those who do attend professional rehab have much more success in their recoveries than those who do not. Call 800-481-6320Who Answers? now to find a rehab program that fits your needs and begin your journey of recovery today.
Opiate medications have swept the nation and taken many members of local communities down into the dumps of addiction. Many of those who become addicted to opiates such as prescription drugs or heroin structure their entire lives around the drugs and no longer have stability outside of their drug use. Most cut off ties with….
Celebrating the holidays while in rehab is a depressing prospect for some. It is important to remember that the holidays are an excellent time to become sober for both your friends and family. According the National Institute on Drug Abuse, stress can cause relapse, being alone during the holidays is a source of stress for….
Families are often the hardest hit individuals in an addict’s throws of addiction. According to the Institute of Medicine (US),”Drug abuse leads to reallocation of economic support away from the family; lack of participation in family activities, including care-giving; lack of emotional commitment and support for parents and children; and the inability to provide a….
The new year often brings many New Year’s resolutions to the table…the resolution to get well, to stop using drugs or alcohol, to seek help, to overcome addiction. Now is the perfect time to resolve to get help for yourself or for someone you love who is addicted to drugs or alcohol. In fact, now….
You may spend time making excuses for your drinking. Yes, you get strong cravings to drink, but that is just your stress talking. Everyone needs a glass of wine or a glass of scotch to take the edge off, right? Yes, every once in a while when you drink, you just can’t stop, but that’s….
Like drug addiction, alcoholism can have devastating effects in a person’s life, leaving him or her helpless to exert any power of will over compulsive drinking behaviors. Anyone struggling with alcoholism has likely made multiple attempts to stop drinking only to succumb to overwhelming cravings. The mechanisms that drive compulsive drinking behaviors operate in much….
Marijuana is a plant that people smoke or eat in order to sustain the hallucinogenic effects that alter the sense of time, sound, touch and sight. Most people who use marijuana believe that it is not a dangerous drug nor that it has any type of addicting qualities but this is untrue. Marijuana use results….
Overall, it’s up to the addict to decide on when or if he or she will make a commitment to his or her own recovery but there are some steps that loved ones can do to encourage the process. One of the most important steps that family members and friends of the addict should take is to….
Advances in technology and the world wide web have changed the way that many receive addiction treatment and rehabilitation. Online addiction rehabilitation programs are proving to be an innovative and powerful means of treatment for those suffering from addiction. These programs are literally changing the face of addiction treatment by providing those in recovery with….
Most drug rehab centers combine a series of drug detox, drug counseling and therapy and various aftercare services to provide effective treatment for drug addiction. Most of these same programs seem very similar to one another and do not place focus on achieving wellness both physical and psychologically the way that some alternative drug rehab….