Can Vivitrol Help Me Quit Using Heroin or Painkillers?

By |2017-09-08T14:03:23+00:00June 15th, 2017|

2,629,000 people ages 12 and older struggled with heroin and/or painkiller Substance Use Disorder in the United States in 2015, more people than the population of the entire state of New Mexico. Despite the small amount relative to the entire population, more than 2.5 million people is a significant number of people. The use of Vivitrol shots could help these individuals receive the treatment they need to get sober. Every year the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) conducts the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH). The survey gathers data on the presence [...]

How the ACA Repeal Would Hurt Those Needing Opioid Addiction Treatment

By |2017-04-04T22:19:27+00:00April 26th, 2017|

With Trump’s recent presidency, Republicans have been working hard to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as per President Trump’s campaign promises. With premiums rising, there is hope among voters that the repeal could make healthcare more affordable. How that will play out for those with preexisting conditions such as cancer, mental health issues or addiction is a different story.  The New England Journal of Medicine reported that “In an October 2016 speech [Donald Trump] delivered in New Hampshire, another state hit hard by opioid addiction, he said that he ‘would dramatically expand access to [...]

6 Questions to Ask About Addiction Treatment and Insurance Coverage

By |2017-03-23T17:00:57+00:00February 26th, 2017|

Do you know how to find out information regarding your insurance coverage for addiction rehab treatment? One of the most difficult parts of selecting a rehab center to attend is figuring out how to pay for it. Exploring your options is important and keeping in touch with your insurance provider during the process is an absolute necessity. Treatment can be an expensive process so it helps to know the options available to you when you’re trying to decide. Maintaining consistent contact with your provider will help you check your insurance benefits against the treatment centers [...]

Northpoint Recovery – Currently Participates in the following Insurance plans and Networks:

By |2018-02-27T20:04:46+00:00February 20th, 2017|

In an effort to make high-quality drug detox and addiction treatment available to more people, Northpoint Recovery is working hard each day to get in-network with more insurance companies. Northpoint Recovery works with many insurance companies managing in-network and out-of-network coverage. Northpoint Recovery Currently Participates in the following Insurance plans and Networks: Humana Behavioral Health, Inc. Cigna Behavioral Health, Inc. ComPsych First Choice Health Network (FCHN) Idaho Physicians Netwosk (IPN) Multi Plan Inc. Pacific Source Health Plans MHNet Select Health Inc. USAMCO - USA Managed Care Organization Does Being In-Network Mean You Won't Pay Anything for [...]

A Flawed System: Medicaid Treatment for Addicts

By |2017-03-23T17:01:16+00:00January 25th, 2017|

Medicaid Treatment For Addicts Promises A Great System America's Medicaid program, since its creation, has acknowledged the rising problem of drug addiction in America. In an attempt to offer a cheap insurance solution, Medicaid expanded to include the low income, federal health Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 31 states and the district of Columbia The ACA seems great at first, offering a lot promise to substance abusers who lacked the necessary finances to support their rehab. Medicaid says that those states that choose to expand their Medicaid can only do so if they include a [...]

Northpoint Recovery Now in-Network with Multiple Insurance Companies

By |2019-01-25T16:44:29+00:00October 10th, 2016|

Northpoint Recovery is dedicated to providing quality treatment at an afforable price. We know that it can be difficult to pay for drug and alcohol detox and rehab, which is why we work with insurance companies across the country to join their network of providers. We are pleased to announce that we are now in-network with four additional insurance providers, including: USAMCO ComPsych Cigna First Choice Health Be sure to watch our blog for more announcements as we become in-network with more insurance companies.