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There are around 100 rehab centers in Philadelphia County with most of them clustered in the central and northern areas of the city. These rehab centers fall into two major categories – inpatient and outpatient rehab centers – though many rehab centers offer both inpatient and outpatient services.
Regardless of where you go, there exists the potential for suffering a serious personal injury while at rehab. Whether from intentional abuse by one of the staffers at the rehab center, neglect, or an assault by one of the other patients at the facility, the incident can be a huge setback that takes the legal representation of the personal injury attorneys at Gilman & Bedigian to correct.
Inpatient Rehab Centers in Philadelphia County
Inpatient rehab centers are those that require patients to stay on the facility’s premises throughout their program. Because of the higher level of involvement that inpatient rehab facilities provide, there are far fewer of them in Philadelphia County than outpatient rehab centers. Many of the inpatient rehab centers that do exist in Philadelphia County are affiliated with local hospitals and are often located on a hospital’s premises.
Some of the most popular rehab centers that offer inpatient care in Philadelphia County include:
- Mercy Hospital of Philadelphia – Department of Psychiatry
- North Philadelphia Health Systems RTFA
- North Philadelphia Health Systems – Miracles in Progress
- Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
- Saint Joseph Hospital Detox and Rehabilitation Services
- Horizon House Therapeutic – Susquehanna Park Residential Community
- Kirkbride Center
- Gaudenzia Inc.
- Fairmount Behavioral Health System.
Some inpatient facilities only accept certain people. For example, the following facilities only treat people of the Christian faith:
- RHD Nova III
- Girard Medical Center – Torre de la Raza
- Family House Now.
Some other rehab centers only accept women, like:
- Teen Challenge Philadelphia Women’s Home
- My Sister’s Place Thomas Jefferson University
- Interim House West Inc.
- Genesis II Inc. – Caton Village.
Still, other rehab centers on take men into their inpatient program:
- Teen Challenge Philadelphia Men’s Home
- Self-Help Movement Inc.
- Re Enter Inc.
Additionally, many of these inpatient facilities also provide outpatient services for those who either do not have the financial resources to cover the often staggering costs of inpatient care or who do not have the time to commit to a full-time addiction recovery process. These outpatient services are far less intensive than inpatient treatment and are designed to fit seamlessly into a patient’s lifestyle. In many cases, they are weekly or even biweekly meetings held either early in the morning, late in the evening, or on weekends to allow patients to get to work during the day.
Outpatient Rehab Facilities in Philadelphia County
Outpatient rehab centers only treat patients for a small portion of the day and typically do not offer programs all day long. Instead, patients at outpatient rehab centers come to the facility for their sessions or addiction therapy and then go home. Because there is no need to provide full-time care or living quarters, outpatient facilities can be far smaller than inpatient facilities. In fact, while many inpatient rehab centers are managed by hospitals and located in medical facilities, outpatient rehab facilities are often in nondescript and small buildings, frequently looking like little more than an office building.
Precisely because it takes far less to run an outpatient rehab center than it does to run an inpatient facility, there are far more outpatient rehabs in Philadelphia County. In fact, there are more than 50 outpatient rehab facilities near Philadelphia, with each one offering its own blend of treatment and therapy programs. In fact, while inpatient rehab programs can have strengths in certain kinds of treatment or for certain types of people, like meditative wellness for LGBT addicts, outpatient rehab programs are more likely to only offer one particular kind of therapy. Additionally, while hospitals tend to dominate the inpatient scene, religious organizations tend to provide most of the outpatient rehab centers in Philadelphia County.
The outpatient rehab centers near downtown Philadelphia or in South Philadelphia include:
- Ties That Bind Us Together
- LabCorp Philadelphia
- Hope in Recovery
- 11th Hour
- Freedom and Hope
- God’s Will for Us
- Surrender Together
- Beginners AFG
- Steps and Meditation
- Changing Lanes
- Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission.
Outpatient rehab centers in the Kensington neighborhoods of Philadelphia include:
- Good Morning
- 12 Steps to Life
- Diamond in the Heart
- Stick and Stay
- No More Run
- Miracle on 25th Street
- No Time Requirement
- Halfway There.
Those in North Philadelphia include:
- Victory on Venango
- Commitment to Recovery
- Principles Before Personalities
- GPASS Safe
- Power Within
- Life After Death
- How Are You Living
- Clean and Serene.
Finally, in Northeast Philadelphia, some of the outpatient rehab centers include:
- Wake Up and Recover
- Never Too Late to Recover
- Recovery at Large
- Another Miracle
- Promise of Hope
- To Gather We Can
- Freedom Through Recovery.
Personal Injury Lawyers at the Philadelphia Law Office of Gilman & Bedigian
While injuries are far more likely to happen at inpatient rehab centers, even outpatient addiction treatment programs can present risks to your health and safety. While it is completely reasonable to expect the rehab center to maintain control of the situation and ensure you do not get hurt by other patients or the center’s own staff members, that does not always happen. If you get hurt because of the center’s oversight – whether at an outpatient program or meeting or as an inpatient at an addiction center – you deserve to be compensated for your losses and injuries.
The personal injury lawyers at the Philadelphia law office of Gilman & Bedigian know this and strive to represent those who have been hurt at rehab centers in Philadelphia County. These injuries are not just severe – they also come at a difficult time for victims, as they are already suffering from the trauma of struggling to overcome their addiction.
If you or someone you love has been hurt at rehab or if you suspect that a loved one may have been hurt but is not admitting to it, reach out to our lawyers by contacting us online for the legal guidance you need.