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Let your journey of recovery start now! Learn more about the insurance providers that Free by the Sea will work with in order to provide you or a loved one with premier addiction treatment services. Reaching out is the first step in getting the help you need.
Determining insurance coverage for addiction treatment can be complex, but here are some general steps to follow:
Navigating insurance coverage for addiction treatment can be overwhelming, but don’t hesitate to reach out to your healthcare provider or an addiction specialist for help understanding your options.
The specific treatment services covered by insurance for behavioral health can vary depending on the individual’s insurance plan and provider. However, here are some common types of behavioral health services that may be covered:
It is important to note that not all insurance plans cover all of these services, and coverage levels can vary widely. It’s best to contact your insurance provider directly to understand what specific behavioral health services are covered under your plan.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) includes provisions that impact addiction treatment by requiring insurance companies to cover substance use disorder treatment as an essential health benefit. This means that insurance plans must cover the cost of addiction treatment services, including detoxification, rehabilitation, and ongoing support.
The ACA also requires insurance plans to provide coverage for mental health services on par with physical health services. This is known as parity in mental health and substance use disorder benefits, which means that insurers cannot impose more restrictive limitations on behavioral health care than they do on medical or surgical care.
Overall, the ACA has expanded access to addiction treatment services for many individuals who previously could not afford or access this type of care. However, it’s important to note that the specifics of coverage vary depending on the individual’s insurance plan and provider. It’s best to contact your insurance provider directly to understand what specific addiction treatment services are covered under your plan.
If Free by the Sea is “in-network” with your insurance company, it means that they have a contract or agreement with your insurance provider to provide addiction treatment services at a negotiated rate. This can be beneficial for you as a patient because it may mean lower out-of-pocket costs for treatment.
Additionally, if Free by the Sea is in-network with your insurance company, they will typically handle the billing and paperwork associated with your treatment directly with the insurer. This can simplify the payment process and reduce stress during an already difficult time.
It’s important to note that not all insurance plans cover addiction treatment services, and even if they do, coverage levels can vary widely. It’s best to contact both your insurance provider and Free by the Sea directly to understand what specific addiction treatment services are covered under your plan and what costs you may be responsible for paying out-of-pocket.
We provide a no-cost/no-commitment verification of your insurance. We understand for some people, having insurance can be the only reason an individual is able to receive treatment. Therefore, we work diligently to expedite the insurance verification process. We want you to be able to begin the admissions process as soon as possible. Our programs can help return you back to a happy and healthy life.
Dr. Richard Crabbe joined our team in 2019 as our psychiatrist and medical director. He attended the University of Ghana Medical School where he became a Medical Doctor in 1977. From 1978 through 1984, he was a medical officer in the Ghana Navy and provided a variety of services from general medicine to surgeries. He received his Certificate in General Psychology from the American Board of Psychology and Neurology in 2002.