For many individuals, private residential rehab is the preferred treatment solution. In the most cases, getting into centre can be organised within twenty four hours. If you have private medical insurance or if you have money to pay on your own, you will be able to get into the private rehab treatment. There is as well a possibility that you get an NHS admission to a private rehabilitation centre.
What Are Prerequisites For Applying For Rehab Funding With The Nhs?
UK residents can choose addiction rehab treatment by NHS at group based recovery or private recovery, which is free at the purpose of conveyance. To qualify for NHS funding at a residential rehabilitation centre you'll possible have to provide evidence that you have tried to get in local community-based treatment options first. Depending on the willingness of your local addiction team to fund your treatment accessing residential rehab may take a number of weeks.
Get referral to the nearest alcohol and drug action team from your GP.
Advantages And Disadvantages
Treatment Plan are Flexible
Fast admission - in some cases within a day;
Treatment done on one site with help of available equipment use;
During and throughout the treatment, patients will usually have the same therapist/staff caring for them.
Addicts will be able to concentrate on their recovery thanks to treatment taking place in secure surroundings away from concerns and temptations;
Strong bonds are formed with therapists and other patients in the therapeutic community;
Sometimes, facilities to make phone calls/receive letter, family visiting times and visiting accommodation are provided.
Complementary therapies like art therapy, equine therapy, gym and fitness are also provided.
More expensive than rehab on the NHS.
It can not recovered by medical insurance.
Accessible to everyone;
Operates in the local community near home and family reach;
Admission process takes a while;
Won't not be referred to private recovery;
Different treatments may be done at different clinics and centres;
Therapy may be interrupted by life distractions and easily obtainable drugs and alcohol;
You get more limited access to personal therapist;
Patients are not entitled to similar therapist/staff care during treatment program period;
Building an outpatient support network may be more challenging.
Organising admission to a private rehabilitation facility may take months and results are far from certain if you do it through the UK NHS of local addiction services. Similar admission process into residential private rehab is fast and efficient through EU cross border healthcare authority support initiative program.
For UK based patients all information about that option can be found on the Drug Rehab Cheshire site.