VA Northern Indiana Healthcare

VA Northern Indiana Healthcare - Fort Wayne, IN

Va Northern Indiana Healthcare is a detox and addiction treatment facility located at 2121 Lake Avenue in the 46805 zip code of Fort Wayne, IN. As a detox center, it offers opioid detox, benzodiazepines detox and alcohol detox. The treatment program at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare includes regular outpatient treatment, outpatient methadone/suboxone treatment and hospital inpatient treatment. Va Northern Indiana Healthcare offers treatment to military families, people with co-occurring substance use and pain and people with trauma. It accepts men and women into their treatment and detox program.

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Address: 2121 Lake Avenue, Fort Wayne, IN 46805

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Hospitals
  4. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  5. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  6. Type Of Treatment
  7. Pharmacotherapies
  8. Treatment Approaches
  9. FacilityOwnership
  10. License/Certification/Accreditation
  11. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  12. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  13. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  14. Screening & Testing
  15. Transitional Services
  16. Ancillary Services
  17. Detoxification
  18. Counseling Services and Education
  19. Medical Services
  20. Tobacco/Screening Services
  21. Facility Smoking Policy
  22. Age Groups Accepted
  23. Gender Accepted
  24. Exclusive Services

This is a detailed listing page for VA Northern Indiana Healthcare in Fort Wayne, IN:

Types of Care at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Detoxification
  • Substance use treatment
  • Treatment for co-occurring serious mental health illness/serious emotional disturbance and substance use disorders

Service Settings at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • hospital inpatient treatment
  • general outpatient treatment
  • hospital inpatient detoxification
  • outpatient detoxification
  • intensive outpatient treatment
  • outpatient methadone/suboxone treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment

Hospitals at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Buprenorphine used during treatment
  • Naltrexone used during treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • buprenorphine detox
  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • suboxone prescription
  • naltrexone administration
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone

Pharmacotherapies at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Acamprosate (Campral)
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders
  • Medications for Hepatitis C treatment
  • Lofexidine
  • Clonidine

Treatment Approaches at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • dialectical behavior therapy (DBT)
  • motivational interviewing
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy (REBT)
  • prevention of relapses
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling
  • 12 step program

FacilityOwnership at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

License/Certification/Accreditation at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Council on Accreditation
  • The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Military insurance
  • Private health insurance

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • veterans
  • military families
  • people with trauma
  • people with co-occurring substance use and pain

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • STD testing
  • TB screening

Transitional Services at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • case management
  • domestic violence services
  • housing services
  • mental health services
  • social skills development
  • transportation assistance
  • mentoring/peer support

Detoxification at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • alcohol detox
  • benzodiazepines detox
  • cocaine detox
  • meth detox
  • opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling
  • health education services
  • employment counseling or training
  • vocational training and educational support

Medical Services at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Hepatitis A vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination

Tobacco/Screening Services at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Va Northern Indiana Healthcare

  • Serves Veterans only

Phone #: 260-426-5431

Are you or your loved one looking for detox or treatment?
Call (855) 615-2269 to get help 24/7.

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What is the duration of a typical detox program at VA Northern Indiana Healthcare?

The duration of drug and alcohol detox at a treatment center like VA Northern Indiana Healthcare can vary widely depending on several factors, including the type and amount of substances used, the individual's overall health, metabolism, and whether they have undergone detox before. Common durations for drug and alcohol detox typically fall within the following general guidelines:

  1. Short-term detox (3-7 days): This is common for substances with shorter half-lives and less severe withdrawal symptoms. For example, detox from short-acting opioids like heroin or prescription painkillers may last around 3 to 7 days.

  2. Moderate-term detox (7-14 days): Some substances, such as benzodiazepines or alcohol, can have longer withdrawal timelines and more severe symptoms. Detox for these substances may take 7 to 14 days or longer in some cases.

  3. Long-term detox (14+ days): Detox from certain substances, such as heavy or long-term alcohol or benzodiazepine use, can extend beyond two weeks. In some cases, it may take several weeks or even months for an individual to stabilize and complete detox safely.

Detox is just the initial step in the recovery process. After detox, individuals often need additional treatment and support, such as therapy, counseling, and rehabilitation programs, to address the underlying issues and prevent relapse.

It's crucial for individuals seeking detox to do so under medical supervision or in a professional treatment facility such as VA Northern Indiana Healthcare, as withdrawal symptoms can be severe and potentially life-threatening. Medical professionals can provide medications and support to manage withdrawal symptoms and ensure the safety and comfort of the individual undergoing detox. The duration of detox can be adjusted based on the individual's progress and response to treatment. Always consult with a healthcare provider or addiction specialist to determine the most appropriate detox plan for your specific situation.

What is the next step of addiction treatment after detox?

After successful detox at VA Northern Indiana Healthcare or another detox center, individuals typically enter the next phases of addiction treatment and recovery. Detox alone is not sufficient for long-term sobriety, as it primarily addresses the physical withdrawal symptoms associated with substance dependence. The subsequent steps in the recovery process may include the following:

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