Rehab Insurance Coverage in Kansas
Most of the rehab centers in Kansas accept insurance, check whether your insurance covers rehab treatment.
Does Your Insurance Cover Treatment in Kansas?
Ambetter of Kansas: Health Insurance for Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment released preliminary reports that show Kansas saw a 54% increase in drug overdose deaths during the first 6 months of 2021.1 Of the state’s 338 deaths that year, 149 involved fentanyl, which is an extremely potent synthetic opioid commonly mixed into heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine, and MDMA—usually unbeknownst to the user.1
Beyond opioid overdose deaths, 6.8% of the Kansas population aged 12 and older reported past-year substance use disorder.2 Specifically, 5.0% of the same population—or 120,000 Kansas residents—reported past-year alcohol use disorder or alcohol addiction.2
Seeking out drug rehab and addiction treatment is an essential step toward recovery. But treatment often comes at a cost. Fortunately, most insurance plans, including Ambetter of Kansas, provide some level of coverage for mental health and drug abuse services.
Does Ambetter Cover Rehab Centers in Kansas?
Ambetter is an insurance company that sells health insurance marketplace plans in the state of Kansas.3 All marketplace health plans are required to provide coverage for mental and behavioral health services, including substance use disorder treatment, as mandated by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).4
What this means for you is that, if you have an Ambetter of Kansas health insurance plan, you may be able to receive full or partial coverage for various types of therapy and addiction treatment medications, as well as 60-day, 90-day, and 6-month long-term rehab programs.
Coverage details vary based on plan tier and where you seek care, and coverage is not guaranteed. Check your insurance coverage now so that you can find out which substance abuse treatment centers are in-network with Ambetter, or call .