Department of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System

Department of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System - Long Beach, CA

Department Of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System is an addiction treatment center located at 5901 East 7th Street, Unit 116a-satc in the 90822 zip code in Long Beach, CA. It is operated by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Department Of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System provides naltrexone administration, relapse prevention from naltrexone and methadone for pain management. Some of the treatment approaches used by Department Of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System include counseling for substance abuse, counseling for trauma victims and brief intervention services. Department Of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System also specializes in detox services and offers Benzodiazepines Detox, Alcohol Detoxification and Methamphetamines Detox. Department Of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System provides regular outpatient treatment, intensive outpatient treatment and outpatient detox. It also provides treatment for substance abuse, detox services and treatment for addiction and mental health diagnosis.

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Address: 5901 East 7th Street, Unit 116A-SATC, Long Beach, CA 90822

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Hospitals
  4. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  5. External Opioid Medications Source
  6. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  7. External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  8. Type Of Treatment
  9. Pharmacotherapies
  10. Treatment Approaches
  11. Facility Ownership
  12. License/Certification/Accreditation
  13. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  14. Payment Assistance Available
  15. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  16. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  17. Screening & Testing
  18. Transitional Services
  19. Ancillary Services
  20. Detoxification
  21. Counseling Services and Education
  22. Medical Services
  23. Tobacco/Screening Services
  24. Facility Smoking Policy
  25. Age Groups Accepted
  26. Gender Accepted
  27. Exclusive Services
  28. Additional Spoken Languages

Here are the full facility listing details on Department of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System in Long Beach, CA:

Types of Care:

  • detoxification
  • substance use treatment
  • treatment for addiction and mental health diagnosis

Service Settings:

  • hospital inpatient treatment
  • outpatient services
  • hospital inpatient detox
  • outpatient detox
  • partial hospitalization
  • intensive outpatient treatment
  • outpatient methadone/buprenorphine or naltrexone treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment

Hospitals:

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment:

  • Buprenorphine treatment
  • Naltrexone clinical treatment

External Opioid Medications Source:

  • In-network prescribing entity
  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • Accepts clients using medication assisted treatment for alcohol use disorder but prescribed elsewhere
  • Prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • In-network prescribing entity
  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type Of Treatment:

  • buprenorphine detoxification
  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • suboxone prescription
  • administers naltrexone
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone
  • methadone for pain management

Pharmacotherapies:

  • Acamprosate (Campral)
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders
  • Medications for HIV treatment
  • Medications for Hepatitis C treatment
  • Clonidine

Treatment Approaches:

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • motivational incentives
  • DBT
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix model
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy
  • relapse prevention treatment
  • substance use counseling approach
  • counseling for trauma victims
  • 12 step rehabilitation

Facility Ownership:

  • the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

License/Certification/Accreditation:

  • Certified by The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted:

  • Accepts Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Accepts Medicare
  • Accepts Military insurance
  • Accepts private health insurance
  • Accepts cash or self-payment

Payment Assistance Available:

  • Payment assistance

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported:

  • adult women
  • LGBT clients
  • veterans
  • judicial clients
  • dual diagnosis treatment
  • people with HIV or AIDS
  • sexual abuse victims
  • people with trauma

Assessment/Pre-treatment:

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing:

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • STD testing
  • TB screening
  • Testing for metabolic syndrome

Transitional Services:

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services:

  • Case management
  • Domestic violence services
  • Early intervention for HIV
  • Housing services
  • Mental health services
  • Self-help groups
  • Social skills development
  • Transportation assistance
  • Mentoring/Peer support

Detoxification:

  • Alcohol Detox
  • Benzodiazepines Detox
  • Cocaine Detox
  • Methamphetamines Detoxification
  • Opioid Detox

Counseling Services and Education:

  • counseling for individuals
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • counseling for couples
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV/AIDS counseling
  • health education services
  • employment counseling services

Medical Services:

  • Hepatitis A vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination

Tobacco/Screening Services:

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy:

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted:

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted:

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services:

  • Serves Veterans only

Additional Spoken Languages:

  • Spanish

Phone #: 562-826-5610

Call (855) 274-2412 for 24/7 help with treatment.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Addiction Treatment in Long Beach, CA

What types of addiction treatment programs are available in Long Beach, CA?

In Long Beach, CA, various addiction treatment programs are offered, including outpatient and inpatient services. Outpatient programs allow individuals to receive treatment while living at home, while inpatient programs provide a more immersive experience with 24/7 care in a residential facility.

How long does an average addiction treatment program last?

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What therapeutic approaches are commonly used in addiction treatment?

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What role do support groups play in addiction recovery?

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Is aftercare support provided following the completion of an addiction treatment program?

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Can individuals choose between inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment?

Yes, individuals seeking addiction treatment in Long Beach, CA can choose between inpatient and outpatient programs based on their specific needs and circumstances. The decision often depends on factors such as the severity of the addiction, personal commitments, and the level of support available at home.

What insurance coverage is typically accepted for addiction treatment at Department of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System?

Insurance coverage for addiction treatment varies, but many programs in Long Beach, CA accept major health insurance plans. It's important that you check with Department of Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System and their insurance provider to understand coverage details and potential out-of-pocket expenses.

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