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Getting Clinic Help

Nhs Or Private Rehab?

Private Rehab

For most people give the first hand choice to the private residential rehab treatment centres. Enrolment for admission is done within 24 hours. You will be able to access private rehab treatment if you have the funds to pay privately or if you have private health insurance. There is as well a possibility that you get an NHS admission to a private rehabilitation centre.


Who Is Eligible To Apply For Nhs Rehab Funding?

Addiction therapy with the NHS funding at community based treatment or private residential rehab that is free at when delivered, should be an option for every UK resident. 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.


For referral you should go to your GP so he can instruct you to the alcohol and drug action team which are nearest to you.


Advantages And Disadvantages

Private rehab:

  • Flexible treatment plan;
  • Admission speed - sometimes as fast as 24 hours;
  • All treatment is done on one place: daily routine and care are in cohesion;
  • Privacy;
  • We provide the same staff and specialist throughout our treatment session to our patients.
  • Rehabilitation is in controlled environment free from influence of fears to allow the patient focus on recovery process.
  • Recovery is helped along due to therapeutic community that creates powerful bonds with doctors and other addicts;
  • Visiting accommodations are in some cases provided, visiting times and facilities to talk on the phone or get letters from loved ones;
  • Complementary therapies like art therapy, equine therapy, gym and fitness are also provided.
  • Post Care Program;
  • Costs more than NHS rehab treatment program.
  • Health insurance doesn't always cover it.

NHS rehab:

  • No payment required;
  • Confidentiality;
  • Accessible to everyone;
  • It's local and therefore closer to your family and home;
  • Lengthy admissions process;
  • Might not be referred to residential treatment;
  • Different treatments might be provided at various clinics/facilities;
  • Recovery might be damaged by everyday problems and substance accessibility;
  • There is a more limited access to personal therapist.
  • You may not have the same staff or same therapist during your rehabilitation process;
  • Creating an outpatient support network might be more difficult.

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Nhs Alternative: Cross Border Rehab

Securing admission into residential private rehab clinics in UK through NHS or local community addiction services could take months and the outcome is not definite. Similar admission process into residential private rehab is fast and efficient through EU cross border healthcare authority support initiative program.

You're eligible UK patient keen on quick admission process, get further procedure information from the Alcohol Rehab Newcastle website today.