Cigna Coverage for Addiction Treatment

Cigna Approved Rehab

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Just as it would cover any other medical condition, Cigna does cover drug and alcohol rehab treatment under its plans. However, the degree of coverage will depend on one’s health insurance plan. If you are using alcohol or drugs in a way that harms you and others, it is defined as a substance abuse. Those who abuse alcohol, drugs, prescription drugs, even tobacco, can become addicted to them.

“In 2013, According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, illegal drug use in increasing, nearly 9.4% of the American population has used illegal substances in the past month”

Does Cigna Cover Drug Rehab and Detox?

Cigna is a nationwide health insurance provider, dedicated to giving it’s members the most robust level of care possible. Cigna does offer coverage for drug and alcohol treatment. Detox programs and rehab facilities may be covered by Cigna, depending on the level of care, and what program you choose. Options may vary by state and region as well. To learn about the specific details of your Cigna coverage, fill out the insurance verification form below, and one of our counselors will contact you.

What length of drug addiction treatment will Cigna cover?

As a Cigna member, you have the options available that will enable you to steer your life back on the right track. The rehabilitation process can be a lengthy endeavor, but with your commitment, recovery is possible. Most rehab facilities programs last on average between 30-90 days, and most will recommend after-care. Cigna may offer partial coverage for your stay, so it is important to know the details of your individual policy.

Cigna Coverage of Speciality Treatment Programs

Successful recovery from addiction is possible with an individualized approach, not everyone has the same needs. Complex and pre-existing mental disorders often accompany substance abuse. Treatment facilities across the United States offer specialty programs that provide focused treatment to help you overcome the underlying issues associated with substance and alcohol abuse. Finding the appropriate professional care to start your quest to recovery is the first step to getting your life back.

Substance Abuse Treatment Covered by Cigna

Inpatient and outpatient coverage varies your individual policy and location. A key component when selecting an inpatient or outpatient treatment plan is assessing the severity of your addiction. With all behavioral health providers contracted by Cigna, there is no preauthorization required to get coverage for outpatient visits. It is always important verify ahead of time because some treatment and levels of service need pre-authorization.

What if Cigna does not cover all of my treatment?

If you are a Cigna member and your benefits do not cover your full treatment plan, you still have options. Most recovery centers provide a private pay option. Riverside Recovery offers a private pay option. What if you don’t want to use your insurance? Well, we can help there as well. Simply contact our admissions department at 1 (833) 875-7701 or email us at [email protected] and we can discuss your private pay options.

Verify Your Cigna Plan With Our Professionals

Don’t be ashamed of the fact that you are willing to seek help. Quite the opposite, be thankful for it. This disease has been getting the best of you, and it is time to put an end to it. At Riverside Recovery we will help you to get better mentally, emotionally, spiritually, and physically. It is necessary to stop your addiction before it stops you. Allow us to change your life for the better. Give us a call today.
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