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United Healthcare for Maryland Addiction Treatment

United Healthcare insurance offers coverage for a range of healthcare services, including mental health and substance misuse treatment. If you or a loved one are struggling with addiction and seeking treatment in Maryland, United Healthcare insurance may be able to help cover some or all of the cost of rehab.
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United Health Care Plans

UnitedHealthcare is a nationally recognized healthcare provider that offers solutions to people across the United States. They partner with over 1.3 million healthcare professionals and 6,500 hospitals.1((partners) If you are struggling with a substance use disorder, you can access your UnitedHealthcare insurance to obtain coverage for some or all of the addiction treatment services.

Does United Healthcare Cover Drug and Alcohol Rehab in Maryland?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires that health insurance plans provide some degree of coverage for mental health disorders, including substance misuse.2(top) In addition, you can’t be denied a UnitedHealthcare plan because of a pre-existing substance misuse condition.2(2nd section) There are also no annual or lifetime dollar limits on coverage for such things as substance misuse treatment and mental health services.2(2nd section) As a result, you may be able to use your UnitedHealthcare plan to cover some or all of the costs of medically-necessary addiction treatment. UnitedHealthcare rehabs provide a range of treatment options for substance misuse.3(top) The extent of coverage will depend on the plan and tier level you have. However, both inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment are part of the services covered by UnitedHealthcare insurance.

Types of UHC Plans and Coverage

UHC has a wide range of health plans, which include the following:4(Explore)

  • Individual and family ACA marketplace plans
  • Medicaid plans
  • Medicare plans
  • Employer-sponsored plans
  • TriTerm medical plans
  • Short-term insurance plans
  • Self-employed health insurance
  • Student health insurance

Within some of these plan types, you can find different tier levels, such as the following:5(gray boxes)

  • Essential tier
  • Virtual First tier
  • Value tier
  • Advantage tier

UHC Addiction Treatment Coverage in Maryland

Additional Types of Addiction Programs in Maryland Covered by UHC

There are various types of addiction treatment programs in Maryland. You may wonder if your UnitedHealthcare substance abuse coverage will take care of every type of program available. UnitedHealthcare addiction treatment insurance can help cover the costs of various programs, such as:

  • Couples’ programs: Couples can receive added support and treatment together to improve their home life.
  • Veterans programs: Veterans deal with many issues requiring extra services. This rehab targets their specific needs.
  • Aftercare: There are many services that help people after initial treatment.

What Types of Addiction Therapy Does UHC Cover in Maryland?

Therapy is an essential element in any addiction recovery program. UnitedHealthcare rehab facilities offer a range of services that include various therapies. These include:

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Other Options to Pay for Addiction Treatment in Maryland

You can find alternative ways to pay for addiction treatment if you don’t have insurance or your UnitedHealthcare coverage doesn’t pay for all the services you need. Contact the rehab facility and speak to the admissions navigator about financial aid options. Inquire if they offer scholarships, sliding fee scales, or payment plans. Someone will be able to direct you to the resources you need to begin your journey to a healthier life.

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