Does Amerihealth cover drug and alcohol rehab?

Published on March 10th, 2014

Drug and alcohol rehab are a necessity when you or your loved one are battling addiction. Without the appropriate treatment addiction will take over and cause devastating, even fatal effects. As a Amerihealth member you can find relief in knowing the you can get the treatment you need with little to no money out of pocket.

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AmeriHealth covers drug and alcohol rehab costs under its Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) and Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) plans. These services are managed and delivered by Magellan Behavioral Health. For the members treatment to be covered the rehab services must be deemed medically necessary and the member’s Primary Care Physician (PCP) is required to make a referral for these treatment services.

What Cost Are Out of Pocket?

Your rehab coverage may be limited depending on the type of plan you have, different treatment programs have a maximum allowed benefit causing you to pay a portion of your treatment out of pocket. To determine what your benefit eligibility for drug and alcohol rehab is, what you will pay out of pocket, contact the members benefits department with AmeriHealth.

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