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Rehabs in Alabama That Accept Anthem Insurance

Anthem Insurance provides coverage for people across the country. With individual and family plans, among other options, members can obtain treatment for a range of issues, including substance misuse and addiction. If you have an Anthem insurance, you can find addiction treatment in Alabama. You can contact American Addiction Centers admissions navigators any time at and someone will help you through the process of verifying your insurance. They can also assist you in finding an Anthem rehab in Alabama.
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Does Anthem Cover Drug & Alcohol Rehab in Alabama?

Anthem insurance will help cover essential health benefits,3 which include the drug and alcohol rehab services you may require. The extent of their coverage will vary depending on the specific policy tier you have. You may be responsible for paying some fees, such as deductibles, co-pays, or co-insurance.1

Other factors that may impact the cost of addiction treatment in Alabama covered by Anthem include:

  • The location of the facility.
  • The length of time you will be in treatment.
  • The extent of services you require.
  • The type of amenities offered at the rehab center.

How to Use Anthem for Rehab in Alabama

If you plan on using Anthem for rehab in Alabama, you can start by verifying your insurance for the specific facility you plan on attending. Contact the rehab center and talk to the admissions navigator, letting them know what insurance provider you have. They can give you an answer right away about your options for treatment.

Additionally, you can check your insurance information online or by calling the number on the back of your card. However, an admissions navigator can provide a fast, no-obligation answer for you and also give you treatment information.

What Types of Addiction Treatment are Covered by Anthem in Alabama?

Anthem insurance plans can cover all levels of addiction treatment in Alabama, but the exact amounts that your policy will cover will vary based on the factors listed above. The various levels of care that are part of an addiction treatment plan include:4

  • Detox: This involves going through the process of removing the drug from your body under medical supervision to care for any withdrawal symptoms that may arise.
  • Inpatient Treatment Program: This includes a 24/7 treatment regimen, with professional staff providing various evidence-based therapies within the facility.
  • Outpatient Treatment Program: Outpatient programs are less intensive than inpatient programs and provide more flexibility. There are levels of outpatient that include intensive outpatient programs and partial hospitalization programs. Both of these programs allow individuals to live at home during treatment.
  • Aftercare: An aftercare program involves staying in some type of treatment after the main program is over. This will assist with relapse prevention. You could join a support group or alumni program or continue to attend group therapy on an outpatient basis.

Does Anthem Cover Co-Occurring Addiction and Mental Health Disorders?

Anthem does offer coverage for co-occurring disorders in Alabama. The degree of Anthem coverage for addiction treatment will depend on various factors and policy specifics. If you have been diagnosed with a mental health disorder, you can seek co-occurring disorder treatment. About half of people who have substance use disorder also have a mental health disorder.2 Getting treatment for both conditions simultaneously is highly recommended as this typically provides the best outcome.

Drug & Alcohol Rehab Facilities that Accept Anthem

Anthem may be accepted by your first-choice rehab facility in Alabama, which is why it is important to call the facility and speak to an admissions navigator. Additionally, you can contact American Addiction Centers, and our admissions navigator will direct you to an Alabama rehab that takes Anthem.

Some people want to travel to a nearby state for treatment because they feel an environmental change would be most beneficial for their recovery. If you are in this category, you can travel to AAC’s Oxford Treatment Center, located nearby in Etta, Mississippi.

Contact American Addiction Centers today at for more information and for assistance in finding the treatment center that is best for you.


  1. Anthem. (n.d.). Home page.
  2. Anthem. (2022). Behavioral health provider resources.
  3. (n.d.). What Marketplace health insurance plans cover.
  4. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration. (2014). What is substance abuse treatment?
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