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How To Begin Inpatient Drug Or Alcohol Detox in Long Island

We streamlined the admissions procedure at Sunrise Detox Long Island, so you are able to start inpatient drug and alcohol detox promptly. All you need to do is contact us at 631-857-3800 to consult with our admissions staff. In this discussion, we'll help you with transportation, insurance, and all other concerns related to admissions.

When you check in, you’ll be given a thorough medical assessment from a credentialed clinician. We’ll design a treatment strategy centered around your personal history, what you have in your bloodstream and any current medical conditions you might have. Once that is done, we'll escort you to your room and help you prepare for the detoxification process.

People We Treat

Our detox is based on your specific circumstances and customized treatment approach. We use authorized medications to mitigate withdrawal symptoms, so your detoxification is as painless as possible. We also offer behavioral services such as individual and group therapy and peer mentoring to help find the origins of your drug or alcohol use.

Sunrise Detox Long Island provides services for adults age 18 or older who want a safety-focused strategy to rid the body of alcohol or drugs. Our licensed staff address various types of substance use, like:

  • Alcohol
  • Amphetamines
  • Ativan
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Cocaine
  • Codeine
  • Fentanyl
  • Heroin
  • Hydrocodone
  • Klonopin
  • Methadone
  • Opiates
  • OxyContin
  • Percocet
  • Roxicodone
  • Valium
  • Xanax

What To Know Before Coming To Detox in Long Island

Even though we typically admit individuals to Sunrise Detox quickly, there are a couple steps you should take to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.

 
 
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What To Bring

A usual inpatient detox at Sunrise is between five to 10 days, but it may be extended according to the types of substances that are in your body. As an inpatient residential facility, we take care of all of your basic necessities, but you should bring the following personal items:

  • Comfortable Clothes, comfortable slippers and shoes, and temperature appropriate coats or jackets
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Books or magazines
  • An iPod or music player
  • Prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • Unopened cigarettes, E-cigarettes, vaping devices, and pods

Some personal belongings, like shaving implements or hair straighteners, are approved but must be turned over to staff upon admittance and signed out to use. All medicine is must be in the original packaging with valid labeling and is looked over during admissions and held at the nursing station. Our experienced medical team will dispense the right medicines at suitable times.

You are welcome to bring your service animal. If you plan to bring a service animal to our facility, you will simply need to let us know before you arrive and bring authorized certification for your animal.

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Getting Here

Your safety is our leading priority. If you need someone to drive you to our detox facility, just ask, and we will be glad to schedule a way to get here any time of day or night.

What To Look For When You Arrive

Sunise Detox works hard to give you individualized treatment. We can do this best when you work with us honestly at the admissions phase. During this process, we will:

  • Provide a comprehensive medical and behavioral assessment
  • Scan your luggage for any controlled substances or prohibited items
  • Give you a urine drug screen
  • Get you settled into your room to rest

How We Work With Families

We collaborate with numerous families like yours to get those you care about the care they need. After the admissions phase is complete, we’ll reach out to you to advise you on your family member’s progress and how family members may be there for them while they are here. Family collaboration can be a key piece in recovery, we encourage our patients to participate in family counseling sessions and to rely on one another in order to fully recover.

  
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How We Help With Costs And Insurance

Sunrise Detox is happy to work with the majority of commercial insurance policies. Before you arrive, we validate your coverage with your insurance company and work with them to fund as much of your treatment as possible.

If you do not have an insurance policy or your policy doesn’t cover us, we have affordable self-pay rates we can review with you and your family.

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We Are Able To Assist With Employer-Related Documentation

Detox means stopping your normal activities for a short while to focus on getting better -- and that includes your job. Over the course of your residence with us, we will assist you in preparing any paperwork you must have and communicate with your company about authorizing your time away from the job. We aid you with:

  • FMLA paperwork
  • Short-term disability benefits
  • Doctor’s notes
  • Engagement with your EAP
  • Collaborating with your union spokesperson
  • Court-ordered paperwork

Call us anytime for more information if you have other questions about taking a break from your employment for inpatient detox in Long Island.

Call Today To Find Out More About Inpatient Drug Or Alcohol Detox in Long Island

To learn more about detox, call or text 631-857-3800 or submit the form on this page. We are able to generally admit you and start care immediately!