Aetna Coverage for Addiction Treatment

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Aetna does offer coverage for Drug and Alcohol rehab treatment. Depending on your plan and level of treatment selected, you may qualify for full coverage. Aetna’s coverage options are some of the simplest and comprehensive. Aetna is dedicated to offering high-level care to its members, making the choice to enter into rehab easier, without the worry of a huge financial burden. In 2012 Aetna expanded their efforts to combat the opioid addiction crisis by partnering with the CRC Health Group, opening up more treatment options to millions of Americans.

Does Aetna cover Drug Detox and Rehab?

Undergoing detox treatment is different than checking into a rehab facility. Drug and alcohol detox if often necessary at the start of the rehabilitation process. Aetna offers detox and rehab coverage to their members. Some may need a specific level of detox, depending on their substance addiction. The best way to find out your coverage details would be to fill out the insurance verification form below, and one of our intake counselors will contact you with the results.

What length of drug addiction treatment will Aetna cover?

Everyone is different and requires varying levels of care when entering into the rehab process and Aetna understands that. Although the average residential program is 30 days, it is important to remember that the longer treatment programs have a greater impact. Aetna is committed to helping you start your recovery journey and takes an individualized approach when determining your coverage needs.

“Effective treatment addresses all of the patient’s needs, not just his or her drug use.”


Aetna Coverage of Speciality Treatment Programs

Aetna’s individualized approach to rehab coverage also allows for members to explore their options when it comes to choosing the type of treatment facility that best fits their needs and wants. Addiction is often accompanied by a mental health issue, therefore it is imperative to seek a treatment program that addresses those needs. Aetna may offer coverage for luxury facilities with more available amenities. Check with your Aetna representative today to find out more.

Aetna coverage for Inpatient and Outpatient treatment

Aetna does offer coverage for Inpatient and Outpatient treatment. Deciding what is best for you is the main task. Both inpatient and outpatient drug treatment programs are valuable and play vital roles to your recovery. Selecting a residential program over an outpatient program may be the the deciding factor in your ability to maintain progress in your recovery. Reference your policy with Aetna to see what option you have.

What if Aetna does not cover all of my treatment?

Your ability to seek help for your addiction should not solely depend on your insurance. You may find that your Aetna policy only covers a portion of your selected treatment, in that case, don’t worry. Many rehab facilities offer private pay options. Utilize Aetna’s member resources such as the virtual health assistant, or contact Aetna directly.

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