Funding Source: Medicaid when available or self-pay from clients. Clients are given documentation to allow them to bill their insurance company but Denver CARES does not provide insurance billing.
Referral Procedure if needed: None needed.
Population Served: Anyone with an addiction problem or who is currently intoxicated.
Emergency Service Patrol
Denver CARES operates an emergency service patrol (ESP), which picks up clients that are intoxicated in public throughout the City of Denver and transports them to CARES. The ESP responds to police requests, community calls, Denver Health Medical Center Emergency Department, and has regularly travels established routes. Detoxification Services
Denver CARES provides non-medical, clinically managed detoxification from alcohol and drugs in a safe environment. Clients are provided beds and meals during their stay. Certified addiction counselors provide initial education and counseling regarding addiction and recovery. Treatment referrals are provided to all clients.
Denver CARES provides transitional residential treatment for men and women with substance abuse issues. Services provided to the clients include individual and group counseling, alcohol and drug education, relapse prevention, life skills training, access to 12-step support group meetings, and referrals to ongoing social services. Clients completing residential treatment are referred to outpatient treatment.…
Medical Detox, short for detoxification, is simple adding a clause to ‘detoxification’ in itself. A clause that situates your time of detox, as a time that is spent being monitored. The Webster’s Medical Dictionary has the guidelines of medical detox, defined as “A detailed plan of scientific or medical experiment, treatment, or procedure.”
Unlike self-detox, a medical detoxification process is a like a good batch of apples, although they are all different, they came from the…
major concern for the world, particularly Africa. While not all the children and adolescents in our program were HIV positive or had AIDS, they were most certainly affected by it. Part of my role involved supporting children and families with end-of-life issues, which included assisting with funeral preparations and providing grief counseling. Furthermore, I performed HIV/AIDS education including transmission methods and safer sex practices. This involved exploring social and behavioral changes…
7-day detox plan
Why is it a good thing to detox?
Now, a lot of people might look at detoxing as a waste of time, because you can simply go on a diet or even better change your eating habit by simply eating healthier. They might get a point, eating healthier might make things simpler. But, there’s one thing people shouldn’t ignore; adopting a healthier eating habit is not easy and most of the time people fail. Another thing is that when you follow a detox plan, you…
Healthy body detoxification makes reference to the ability of your body to free itself of toxins and bacteria. It is the process of improving your health and well-being by eliminating poisonous substances out of your system. As a result, the healthy body cleansing practice usually helps to ensure that many of the poisons are stripped away from your body. Body detoxification not only eliminates your system of pollutants that happen to be identified in the atmosphere, foods and drinks but…
Regular and heavy alcohol or drug consumption increases the chances of a person becoming dependent on the substance. After dependence has set in and the person, for whatever reason, stops drinking alcohol or using drugs, they will undergo detox. According to Bear River Health at Walloon Lake, an alcohol and drug rehab center in Boyne Falls, MI, detoxification is identified by the mild to severe physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms. This process is the first step the majority of drug…
Detoxification by body detoxification is usually done with a solution that you drink, although there are teas as well as tablets that you can take as well. Kits for home body detoxification often consist of tablets and teas as well as solutions that can be mixed in with water. It is often cheaper to buy these kits than to buy products that are already mixed together.
You should plan to use a body detoxifier to detoxify your body once a week if you have a lifestyle like most normal people that…
Detoxification of the lungs
This way you can clean your lungs naturally
Cleansing your lungs lets you detox them of infection, lower the risk of cancer, expand lung capacity and improve the health of the respiratory tract.
This is primarily suggested to smokers and people living in places with polluted air.
Here are the four ways of cleansing your lungs
1. Breathing exercises
They are one of the best methods of lung cleansing. This doesn’t mean just taking a deep breath, it takes a lot more. …
Medically Supervised Detoxification
“You never fail until you stop trying.”
“A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.”
A medically supervised detoxification is the safest way to detox from opioids, other addictive drugs, or alcohol. The patient enters a medical facility that specializes in detoxification from drugs and alcohol. The facility may be a freestanding unit or part of a full-service hospital. Physicians, psychologists, nurses, and social…
the right nutrients. Now you need to help your detoxification organs perform better. We have mentioned these organs previously in this book. Therefore, we will just explain the kind of support each organ needs to function well.
Supporting the liver – We cannot stop insisting the importance of caring for this organ. As the most punished detoxification pathway, the liver should always be healthy. It receives all the things that escape into the bloodstream. Whether they are drugs, food particles,…