Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit

Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit

Drug Rehab Center in East Meadow, New York

About Facility

A simple breakdown on this treatment center.

Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit in East Meadow, NY is a Government Funded Drug Rehabilitation Facility and Center. Providing Aftercare Support, Inpatient Treatments for people struggling with Opiod Addiction. Treatment here is covered by most insurances, more payment details below.

Many opioid and alcohol users in East Meadow, NY see things as bleak. Fortunately, there are many rehab services available, such as Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit, to help you get on the path to recovery.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • SAMHSA Listed
  • Hearing-Impaired
  • License + Accreditation

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    Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
    Opiod Addiction

    Drug Rehabilitation

    Getting sober on your own is not only dangerous during the initial detox, it is also more likely to result in a relapse later on. Addiction treatment centers provide a monitored environment where you will get the medical attention you need, as well as the emotional support to overcome drug or alcohol abuse.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction involves addiction to legal or illegal opioids. It may happen very quickly with any opioid use. Sometimes within a matter of days. Opioid addiction is a known as a high-risk factor for future heroin addiction.

    Opioid withdrawal can be extremely uncomfortable and lead the user to continue to use even if they want to quit. Stopping using an opioid requires careful medical observation. Sometimes the withdrawal can persist for many weeks, which can put the user at a high risk for relapse.

    It is recommended to receive inpatient treatment and a medically supervised detox like those offered at Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit in East Meadow, NY, NY, to manage the withdrawal process while learning lasting tools to maintain recovery. In some circumstances medications can be used to manage opioid addiction.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Inpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Aftercare Support

    After treatment, addiction treatment can be frightening for newly sober people. Aftercare support provided by Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit is designed to give resources and help on a continued basis. It can involve finding housing in and around New York, setting up 12-step meeting groups, continued medical monitoring, and counseling.

    Inpatient Care

    Inpatient rehab is intended to treat severe addictions and co-occurring disorders. The length of stay in New York varies from four weeks to six months according to the individual needs. Inpatient rehab ensures that the patient stays in a substance-free environment at Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit.

    12-Step Facilitation, Aftercare/continuing care, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Discharge Planning, Group Therapy, Intervention, Substance Use Counseling

    12-Step Program Facilitation

    Alcoholics Anonymous is responsible for the development of the popular “12 Step Program” Most substance treatment centers, like Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit, have their own 12 step program designed to help users achieve sobriety. The first three steps depend on the patient, so they are more specific and situational. The succeeding four steps center on practical issues brought on by substance abuse.

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

    Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is a way of addressing concerns through talking. It can be used in individual counseling sessions. Talking through issues with professionals at Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit can identify sources of discomfort or unhealthy thoughts. It is a way of learning about yourself and your individual perceptions. CBT is a healthy way of addressing some behaviors which may be bringing unintended consequences in your life.

    Group Counseling

    Group therapy happens at Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit in a controlled group environment, as opposed to a one-on-one setting. It supports East Meadow, NY patients’ recovery by offering a sense of comfort and letting them know that they are not alone. Through shared conversations, patients also learn to develop faith and understanding and gain insight on their addictions.

    Patient Experience

    Learn what to expect in regards to setting, amenities, and more.

    Payment Options Accepted

    For specific insurance or payment methods please contact us.
  • Health Insurance
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Address Information
    2201 Hempstead Turnpike 10th Floor West
    East Meadow, New York 11554
    Phone Number
    516-572-6740
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    Location
    Nassau University Medical Center - Detox Unit Location and Directions

    2201 Hempstead Turnpike 10th Floor West
    East Meadow, New York 11554

    Center Type
    Opiod Addiction
    Ownership
    Government Funded
    Language
    English
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