As we closely monitor the ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak, we are taking every precaution to ensure our top priority remains the health, safety, and well-being of our clients and staff. This guides each and every decision we make.
We have and will continue to follow the guidelines of our local health departments, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC} the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Broward and Palm Beach County Health Departments. As a result, we stay current on this evolving situation, we want to assure you that we are taking the appropriate and precautionary measures, such as:
• Ensuring proper and rigorous cleaning and sanitation of common surfaces
• Requiring hourly sanitization of all staff and clients
• Provision of additional sanitizing products to our clients and staff
• Ongoing staff training to enhance cleaning and disinfecting procedures to maintain a healthy environment
• All employees are required to remain home in the event:
o They display any signs or symptoms of being ill. Employees who report to work ill will be sent home in accordance with these health guidelines.
oIf the employee has traveled outside of the state of Florida by any means or if an employee has traveled via cruise or airplane to any destination, that employee must report to management and Human Resources and self-isolate at that time.
Regarding current and admitted patient's change of schedule, the following has been implemented:
• Some programs and therapies have been temporarily postponed due to COVID-19
• Grocery shopping will be completed by the facility staff
• Clients are urged to keep a safe distance from other persons
• Hourly mandatory hand washing breaks are in effect
• Clients have been instructed to report to medical staff any symptoms
• Additional Health screenings will be conducted at that time of admission
• Clients will not be admitted to the facility if any of the following symptoms are present:
o Fever above 100 degrees
o Consistent Dry Coughing
o Shortness of Breath
o Severer body aches, that surpass PAWS range and/or
o Sore Throat
If a client does contract coronavirus, they will be isolated and quarantined on location. The client will only be handled by designated staff with the proper PPE. The local Department of Health (or equivalent agency) will be informed so that they may come out and provide further guidance on how to best handle the individual. All suspected cases are reported to the Department of Health (or local agency) who will be handling it accordingly. A deep cleaning will occur at the identified location.
Additional information regarding the virus can be found on the Broward Health Department's website or the Centers for Disease Control website.
We will continue to work together to ensure the safety of our patients and team members and adhere to any new regulatory changes as they come.
Drug detoxification, which is also known as just “detox,” is the process of removing toxins from your body. The physical bonds of addiction can be quite strong. After prolonged use, your body and brain become dependent on drugs, and it can be nearly impossible to stop using on your own. While going through detox center programs, you might experience strong cravings. The accountability of a drug detox program can help you stay sober in the early days of recovery. At The Detox Center, we offer a variety of programs for those struggling with drug use. Learn more about our programs and reach out to get started in leaving addiction behind.
Why Do You Need A Drug Detox Center?
Though our drug detox program is essential for a strong start to recovery, you might not be sure if you need professional help. Especially if you are struggling with prescription drug use, you might feel like you don’t have a problem. Consider the following questions as a guide to whether or not medical detox is right for you:
When you stop using drugs or alcohol, do you experience withdrawal symptoms? These might include headaches, insomnia, nausea, anxiety, or depression
Have you ever experienced cravings for drugs or alcohol?
Have you continued to use drugs even though you’ve experienced negative physical or psychological effects from them?
While under the influence, have you ever engaged in risky behavior, like driving or operating machinery?
Do you keep your drug use from friends or family?
Have your relationships or finances suffered as a result of drug use?
Do you spend significant amounts of time acquiring, using, or recovering from the effects of drugs or alcohol?
If you can answer yes to any of the above, reach out to The Detox Center to learn more about our drug detox program. We can help you safely detox and begin recovery.
One reason that those struggling with addiction should always detox in a medical drug center is that withdrawal can be both uncomfortable and painful. Depending on the duration and frequency of your drug use, withdrawal can last for a day or two up to several weeks. During the withdrawal process, having the support of experienced medical staff can keep you comfortable and also safe. In some cases, detox can be life-threatening without proper medical care.
Our Drug Detox Center Programs
Every individual who is struggling with an addiction to drugs has a different story to tell. And since their experiences have been unique, their treatment plan in a drug detox center should be unique as well. At The Detox Center, we offer a drug detox program for a number of substances. Withdrawal symptoms can vary based on the substance abused and the severity of the addiction. Our staff is prepared to help you or your loved one through the uncomfortable or painful days of early recovery.
Heroin: Heroin is highly addictive, and the withdrawal symptoms can be severe. Our program can help you detox safely
Cocaine: Late-stage cocaine addiction can be dangerous, but we can help you begin the journey to recovery
Prescription drug: Opioids, stimulants, and sedatives, while prescribed legally, can all be addictive and cause lasting damage
Street drug: If you are struggling with an addiction to methamphetamines, crystal meth, bath salts, spice, or K2, The Detox Center can help
Contact The Detox Center Today
Our goal is to set you on the path to recovery from drug addiction. While in one of our drug detox center programs, you’ll not only have the support of our medical team, but you’ll go through both individual and group therapy to help you work through the underlying causes of addiction. We also offer a residential treatment program so that you can continue your recovery journey. Learn more about our drug detox center programs and contact The Detox Center at [Direct]. Begin rebuilding your life today.