Most people prefer private residential rehab treatment for individual privacy and confidentiality. In the most cases, getting into centre can be organised within twenty four hours. If your pocket allows it or if you are covered with private health insurance, you'll be able to get into private rehabilitation facility. There is as well a possibility that you get an NHS admission to a private rehabilitation centre.
Who Can Apply 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. Residential rehab session is only dependent upon willingness of your area addiction group to finance your treatment. It takes many weeks even months.
You can find out where is the closest drug and alcohol action team at your GP.
Advantages And Disadvantages
Private rehabilitation facilities:
Flexible rehab schedule;
Admission speed - sometimes as fast as 24 hours;
All treatment on one site: union of care and day by day schedule;
In most cases, the same doctor/employee will take care of patients during the rehab;
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;
Family can visit at certain times, there are possibilities to make phone calls or receive letters, we can sometimes provide visiting accommodation;
Art, gym health and fitness exercise activities are included in the treatment program;
Post Care Program;
Costs more than treatment on the NHS;
It can not recovered by medical insurance.
Rehabilitation of NHS:
Anyone can apply;
It's local and therefore closer to your family and home;
Time-consuming admission procedure;
Won't not be referred to private recovery;
Different treatments might be provided at various clinics/facilities;
The more you have the access to drugs and liquor including life distractions, the more it will affect your recovery.
There is a limited access to the personal specialist
During and throughout the treatment, patients may not have the same therapist / staff caring for them.
In order to build an outpatient support network it may be more challenging.
Results are not certain and the process of managing admission to a private treatment centre via UK NHS or local dependency services can take multiple weeks. Similar admission process into residential private rehab is fast and efficient through EU cross border healthcare authority support initiative program.
On the Drug Rehab Berkshire website, UK based patients who wishes to take advantage of that option can find more information.