Private residential facility is better treatment option for many people. In the most cases, getting into centre can be organised within twenty four hours. You can get the assess in the private rehab treatment centre, on off the chances that you have enough resources to pay their private charges or you have private medical insurance. Getting an NHS admission to a private treatment facility is also an option.
Who Can Apply For Rehab Funding With The Nhs?
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. You might be required to prove that you have sought local community-based rehab alternatives before to be able to apply for NHS funding at a residential rehab facility. Residential admission process could take several weeks to go through pending funding approval by local addiction team to enter NHS residential rehabilitation treatment program.
You can be referred to your nearest drug and alcohol action team by your GP.
Pros And Cons
Relaxed treatment plan
Admission Criteria: in just 24 hours
Treatment done on one site with help of available equipment use;
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 is provided by the therapist community with therapist and other patients that aid recovery.
Sometimes, facilities to make phone calls/receive letter, family visiting times and visiting accommodation are provided.
Additional therapies are often provided like gym and fitness, art therapy, horse riding etc.;
Costs more than NHS rehab treatment program.
It can not recovered by medical insurance.
Easily reachable to anyone;
It is near to your home, family and local community;
Slow and long admission;
May not be referred to residential rehab;
Different treatments might be provided at various clinics/facilities;
Recovery may be affected by access to drug and alcohol and by life distraction.
Limited access to personal therapists during treatment program;
During the rehab, patients might have different doctors/personnel;
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. But it is easy related to above case to achieve quick access to finance through EU cross border healthcare directives.
Drug Rehab Swansea website can provide additional information to UK residents that want to try this alternative.