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Nhs Or Private Treatment?

Private Treatment

Private residential facility is better treatment option for many people. Within just 24 hours admission can be scheduled. Admission into private rehab treatment program is made easy depending on the mode of payment through available funds from individual or insurance policy cover. You can also get admission in NHS to a private rehab centres.


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. You may have to prove that you have explored local community-based treatment options first in order to qualify for NHS funding at a residential rehab clinic. 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 be referred to your nearest drug and alcohol action team by your GP.


Advantages And Disadvantages

Private rehab:

  • Flexible plan of treatment;
  • Admission Criteria: in just 24 hours
  • All treatment on one side: cohesion of care and daily routine;
  • Confidentiality;
  • During and throughout the treatment, patients will usually have the same therapist/staff caring for them.
  • Treatment will take place in an environment which is away from worries and temptations, so the patients can focus solely on recovery;
  • Healing occurs in persons with shared goals between professionals and patients in the program.
  • Family can visit at certain times, there are possibilities to make phone calls or receive letters, we can sometimes provide visiting accommodation;
  • Additional therapies are often provided like gym and fitness, art therapy, horse riding etc.;
  • Programme of aftercare;
  • Costs more than NHS rehab treatment program.
  • Not included in health insurance cover.

NHS rehab:

  • Free of charge;
  • Confidentiality;
  • Accessible to everyone;
  • It is near to your home, family and local community;
  • Slow and long admission;
  • You might not get sent to residential rehab;
  • In case of different treatments, patients may be asked to go to different clinics/centres.
  • Recovery might be damaged by everyday problems and substance accessibility;
  • There is a more limited access to personal therapist.
  • During the rehab, patients might have different doctors/personnel;
  • Building vibrant outpatient network is difficult but not impossible to achieve;

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Nhs Cross Border Treatment Alternative;

It takes months to organise the admission to private rehab centre via the NHS or local addiction centre in UK even the result is uncertain. However, with the EU cross border healthcare regulation, it is possible to get funding in a lot faster.

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