Admissions Via VHI 

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Recovery with VHI Support at Smarmore Castle

Smarmore Castle Partners With VHI for Recovery, Offering Detox, Residential Rehab, and Aftercare

At Smarmore Castle, we offer a comprehensive range of services covered by private medical insurance, for individuals seeking recovery from addiction and associated mental health issues. Our treatment modalities are diverse and tailored to individual needs, ensuring a holistic approach to recovery. Key offerings include:

Detoxification: Patients undergo a closely monitored detox process to manage withdrawal symptoms safely.

Residential Rehab Treatment: This provides a substance-free environment for patients to focus on recovery, build self-esteem, and develop strategies to prevent relapse.

Aftercare Services: Post-rehab, patients can attend regular therapy sessions, classes, and meetings as part of their ongoing recovery.

Funding via VHI 

VHI have specific policies covering mental health, substance abuse, and addiction treatments, including inpatient and outpatient services. These policies vary in terms of the number of days covered for inpatient treatment, outpatient visits, and specific conditions like alcoholism and drug abuse.

  • Their mental health cover is detailed as follows:
  • In-patient mental health treatment for up to 100 days
  • Mental health therapy sessions – €75 per visit (12 visits)
  • 91 days in-patient treatment for alcoholism, drug or other substance abuse in any five years

You can access confidential counselling and information services to assist in coping with personal, work, financial or legal issues.

Dublin, Vhi House, Lower Abbey Street, Dublin 1 D01 DX77

Tel: 056 444 4444

Steps for Admissions Via VHI 

The admissions process for patients funding treatment with VHI involves several steps. Firstly, it’s important to understand that coverage for addiction problems is assessed on a case-by-case basis by insurance providers. Smarmore Castle suggests checking with VHI to confirm if they cover the care you need.

  1. Contact Smarmore Castle: Inquire about their treatment program, entry criteria, and the overall admissions process.
  2. Check with Your Insurance Provider: Confirm if your plan covers residential rehab treatment.
  3. Obtain a GP Referral: Request a referral to Smarmore Castle from your GP and provide your insurance details to them.
  4. GP Writes a Referral Letter: Your GP will write a referral letter to Smarmore Castle and send you a copy to forward to your insurance provider.
  5. Admissions Team Coordination: The admissions team at Smarmore Castle will liaise with your insurance provider to arrange for admission.
  6. Complete a Full Assessment: Smarmore Castle requires a comprehensive assessment as part of the admissions process. This assessment, along with the terms and conditions of your insurance provider, will determine the specifics of your admission.

These steps ensure that all aspects of your insurance coverage and medical needs are taken into consideration for your treatment at Smarmore Castle.

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