Wilkes Barre VA Medical Center Veterans Affairs

Wilkes Barre VA Medical Center Veterans Affairs - Wilkes Barre, PA

Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs is a detox and addiction treatment facility located at 1111 East End Boulevard in the 18711 zip code of Wilkes Barre, PA. As a detox center, it offers alcohol detox. Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs is run by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs offers treatment to adult women, judicial clients and people with dual diagnosis treatment. It accepts women and men into their treatment and detox program.

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Address: 1111 East End Boulevard, Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

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

This is a detailed listing page for Wilkes Barre VA Medical Center Veterans Affairs in Wilkes Barre, PA:

Types of Care at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

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

Service Settings at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

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

Hospitals at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Buprenorphine used during treatment
  • Naltrexone used during treatment

External Opioid Medications Source at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • In-network prescribing entity

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

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

Pharmacotherapies at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Acamprosate (Campral)
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders
  • Medications for Hepatitis C treatment

Treatment Approaches at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy (CBt0
  • contingency management/motivational incentives
  • dialectical behavior therapy (DBT)
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix model
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy (REBT)
  • prevention of relapses
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling
  • 12 step program

FacilityOwnership at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

License/Certification/Accreditation at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Hospital licensing authority
  • The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • IHS/Tribal/Urban (ITU) funds
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military insurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Payment Assistance Available at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Payment assistance

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • adult women
  • adult men
  • LGBT
  • veterans
  • judicial clients
  • people with dual diagnosis treatment
  • sexual abuse victims
  • people with trauma

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

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

Screening & Testing at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • 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 Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

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

Ancillary Services at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • case management
  • domestic violence services
  • early intervention for HIV
  • housing services
  • mental health services
  • self-help groups
  • social skills development
  • transportation assistance
  • mentoring/peer support

Other Addictions Treatment at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Treatment for non-substance use addiction disorder
  • Treatment for gambling disorder
  • Treatment for internet use disorder

Detoxification at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • alcohol detox

Counseling Services and Education at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • 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 Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Hepatitis A vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination

Tobacco/Screening Services at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

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

Facility Smoking Policy at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Wilkes Barre Va Medical Center Veterans Affairs

  • Serves Veterans only

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