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Nhs Or Private Treatment?

Private Rehab

For many individuals, private residential rehab is the preferred treatment solution. In most cases, admission can be performed within a day. 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 treatment option should be accessible to all the UK residents which is free at the point of delivery through the NHS at community based rehab or private residential Rehab. 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 admission process could take several weeks to go through pending funding approval by local addiction team to enter NHS residential rehabilitation treatment program.


Get referral to the nearest alcohol and drug action team from your GP.


Advantages And Disadvantages

Private rehab:

  • Flexible treatment plan;
  • Fast turnaround admission process within 24 hour duration.
  • One-location rehab: continuity of daily procedures and care;
  • Confidentiality;
  • We provide the same staff and specialist throughout our treatment session to our patients.
  • Addicts will be able to concentrate on their recovery thanks to treatment taking place in secure surroundings away from concerns and temptations;
  • Healing occurs in persons with shared goals between professionals and patients in the program.
  • Family visits, phone calls and letters are put in place for smooth program running;
  • Additional therapies are often provided like gym and fitness, art therapy, horse riding etc.;
  • Aftercare programme;
  • On the NHS, it is not cheaper than rehab
  • Not included in health insurance cover.

NHS rehab:

  • Free of cost;
  • Confidentiality;
  • Everyone is eligible;
  • Operates in the local community near home and family reach;
  • Lengthy admissions process;
  • Might not be referred to residential treatment;
  • Different treatments may be done at different clinics and centres;
  • Recovery might be damaged by everyday problems and substance accessibility;
  • You get more limited access to personal therapist;
  • Patients are not entitled to similar therapist/staff care during treatment program period;
  • Building vibrant outpatient network is difficult but not impossible to achieve;

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Nhs Alternative: Cross Border Rehab

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. 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 Portsmouth website today.