SaVida Health Opens New Location in Vergennes, Vermont Announcing the Company’s Fourth Office-Based, Outpatient Addiction Treatment Center in Vermont CHICOPEE, Mass., Sept. 12, 2019 SaVida Health, a leader in outpatient medication-assisted treatment for opioid and alcohol addiction, is opening a new treatment center in Vergennes, VT on September 16th. SaVida Health Vergennes is the fourth Vermont location, joining the SaVida Health Bennington, Springfield, and Newport, VT sites. SaVida Health’s holistic and customized approach to care sets it apart from other programs by treating each patient on an individual basis and providing comprehensive, evidenced-based services designed to meet a person’s unique needs. In addition to prescribing FDA-approved medications like Suboxone and Vivitrol during either weekly, biweekly or monthly visits, SaVida’s licensed professionals also provide [...]
SaVida Health Opens New Location in Newport, Vermont Announcing the Company’s Third Office-Based, Outpatient Addiction Treatment Center in Vermont and Its 13th Nationally NASHVILLE, Tenn., September 3, 2019 SaVida Health, a leader in outpatient medication-assisted treatment for opioid and alcohol addiction, is opening a new treatment center in Newport, VT on September 12th. SaVida Health Newport joins the medical practice’s Bennington and Springfield Vermont locations as the third SaVida location in Vermont and its 13th nationally. SaVida Health’s holistic and customized approach to care sets it apart from other programs by treating each patient on an individual basis through a range of tailored services designed to meet a person’s unique needs. Beyond administering FDA-approved medications like Suboxone, Sublocade and Vivitrol, medications which [...]
SaVida Health Opens New Location in Middletown, Ohio Announcing the Company’s 12th Office-Based, Outpatient Addiction Treatment Center, First in Ohio. NASHVILLE, Tenn., August 22, 2019 SaVida Health, a leader in outpatient medication-assisted treatment for opioid and alcohol addiction, will open a new treatment center in Middletown, Ohio on August 26, 2019. SaVida Health Middletown joins the practice’s eleven other locations as part of an expanding network of comprehensive, patient-centered addiction treatment centers SaVida Health’s holistic and customized approach to care sets it apart from other programs by treating each patient on an individual basis through a range of tailored services to meet a person’s unique needs. Beyond administering FDA-approved medications like Suboxone and Vivitrol, SaVida’s licensed clinical professionals deliver comprehensive, evidence-based treatment that includes medical care, counseling, case [...]
Medicaid Makes Outpatient Opioid Addiction Treatment Affordable The opioid epidemic takes a staggering toll on the United States. In the past two decades, around 400,000 people have died from opioid-related overdoses. And for the first time, Americans are now more likely to die from opioid overdose than from a car crash. Needless to say, access to opioid addiction treatment is more important than ever. Isn’t Addiction Treatment Expensive? We know that cost is generally the number one barrier that prevents access to treatment. Many inpatient treatment programs can cost tens of thousands of dollars for 30-day stays. While inpatient or residential treatment can be useful for some people, not everyone needs to live in a treatment center in order to achieve recovery. Outpatient medication-assisted treatment (MAT), however, is [...]
SaVida Health Opens Two Centers for Opioid Addiction Treatment in Delaware New locations in Newark and Dover to offer a customized, holistic approach to treatment and recovery We are excited to announce the opening of our new opioid and alcohol addiction treatment centers in Delaware. SaVida Health Dover and SaVida Health Newark will introduce SaVida’s comprehensive, patient-centered addiction treatment services to those struggling with alcohol and opioid addiction. Lear more about our Delaware treatment centers here.
3 Advantages of Suboxone Treatment Over Methadone 3 Advantages of Suboxone Treatment Over Methadone Medication-assisted treatment (MAT), the combination of medications and counseling for treating addiction, is considered the “gold standard” of care for opioid addiction. The two most commonly used medications for treating opioid dependence are buprenorphine-naloxone (Suboxone) and methadone. They suppress withdrawal symptoms and relieve cravings, allowing for a more gradual, controlled recovery process that drastically reduces the risk of relapse. While methadone and Suboxone are both important staples in the management of opioid dependence, there are some striking differences between the two. Let’s look at three potential advantages of Suboxone and how they can impact your treatment. #1 The Additional Abuse Deterrents Advantages of Suboxone Treatment Over Methadone Methadone is a full opioid agonist, meaning [...]
-From NPR As a result of a lawsuit filed by the Oklahoma Attorney General, Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, has agreed to pay $270 million to fund addiction research and treatment in Oklahoma and pay legal fees. Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter filed suit two years ago alleging Purdue helped ignite the opioid crisis with aggressive marketing of the blockbuster drug OxyContin and deceptive claims that downplayed the dangers of addiction. Read the entire NPR news story HERE.
-From ABC 8 News, Richmond, VA Virginia is joining a handful of states to eliminate a barrier for people struggling with opioid addiction. Watch this insightful video clip to learn more.
New addiction center promises a new sort of recovery for the NSV Savida Health opened its second Virginia location in Front Royal -From localdvm.com FRONT ROYAL, Va. – A new addiction center has opened in Front Royal, Va. and it promises to provide a unique approach to opioid and alcohol addiction for the Northern Shenandoah Valley. Savida Health, which was founded in Springfield, Ma., provides a holistic approach to out-patient addiction services and features medication as a key tenet of its programs. Clients can receive buprenorphine, commonly known as Suboxone, treatments for opioid addiction, and Naltrexone, commonly known by the brand name Vivitrol, for alcohol addiction. Read the entire story and watch the newsclip here.