Acute Withdrawal Management
Provides detoxification services to individuals who have used a substance within the last 24 hours but are not in need of medically managed services. Clients may take prescribed medications if given by the hospital prior to admissions. Typical length of stay for alcohol withdrawal is 3 to 5 days; other substances may be from 5 to 7 days. Clients meet with a Chemical Dependency Professional for assessment and referral services. This can include direct referrals to a residential treatment programs or Intensive Outpatient Services.