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Does Insurance Cover Drug Addiction Treatment?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires insurance companies to cover drug addiction treatment. Outpatient and inpatient services are included, depending on what state you live in and what health care plan you choose. Generally, though, insurers cannot completely deny coverage for substance abuse disorders. There are, however, some states that require insurers to cover treatment…

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Where Multiple Modes of Medication-Assisted Treatment Are Available

Detoxing by going “cold turkey” is both challenging and dangerous. With certain substances, it can even prove deadly. Medication-assisted treatment eases people through the withdrawal process. This way, their vital signs remain stable, the risk of physical damage is minimized, and the likelihood of relapse greatly declines. How detox plans are structured is different for…