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    Financial / Methods of Payment: Paying for alcohol and drug outpatient rehab

    Self Pay:
    Self Pay/Cash allows those without insurance to pay cash for alcohol and drug rehab and substance use treatment services at a discounted rate. At $20 per hour our self-pay cost is among the lowest in the area.  Payment plans may be arranged on a case-by-case basis.

    The State of NC sets the ADETS fee at $160 for NC DWI clients. Fees paid to NC DWI Services assists clients with the cost manuals for NC DWI (508) clients.

    Court and probation mandated alcohol and drug education 16 hour program $185. Complete your alcohol and drug education program in 1 week.

    Health Insurance:

    We are in network with most health insurance companies. We do all the billing and authorizations.  Your insurance will usually pay for individual, group and family counseling and assessments. Give them a call and ask if you are not sure.  Bring your insurance card to your initial intake and/or assessment.

    We do everything we can to assist you with receiving the counseling or treatment you need, including DWI and other “required” counseling.  If paying for treatment is a concern, we will assist with deductibles, co-pays, etc.  There are no up front or enrollment fees preventing you from getting into treatment. We will contact your insurance company for authorization and benefits.

    First Step Services, LLC is in network with Medicare Advantage plans sponsored by insurance companies with whom we are in network. We are in network with Duke Medicine and Wake Medical BCBS Silver health insurance plans!

    • Cigna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • BCBSNC Silver Blue Local Wake Medical and Duke Medicine Plan
    • NC State Employees Health Plan
    • Federal Blue Cross.
    • United Healthcare
    • Magellan
    • MedCost
    • Aetna
    • Value Options
    • Managed Health Network
    • CompPsych
    • Health Net
    • UMR
    • Optum
    • UMR
    • Beacon
    • WellPath
    • Medicare Advantage Plans

    Insurance companies are bound by federal confidentiality laws regarding substance use and mental health treatment. No person, company or entity is allowed to inform your employer that you are receiving, or have ever received, our treatment services without your written verified consent.

    We are bound by federal statute “42 CFR Part 2 – CONFIDENTIALITY OF ALCOHOL AND DRUG TREATMENT RECORDS” to learn more about Federal confidentiality laws. 

    We are in network with most insurance companies:

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    "Getting a DUI back in college and getting my license taken away I had to enroll in this treatment program. I liked it initially, my first assessment was with Reggie who also went to ECU and was supper chill and great to talk to. I liked the group because there was such a wide range

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