is an inpatient medical stabilization service for adults with drug, alcohol and related health issues.
The service accepts appropriate adults, who are currently using or are experiencing acute withdrawal symptoms from certain drugs. It consists of a medically supervised hospital stay for inpatient stabilization that typically lasts three days. The inpatient stay includes:
- Medical stabilization
- Appropriate discharge planning
New Vision has a fully qualified treatment team including an attending physician and nursing personnel who use a multidisciplinary team approach in the stabilization of the patient.
Upon admission to the hospital for medical stabilization, assessment of the patient’s fundamental needs is accomplished. These assessments include a medical history, physical, a complete laboratory workup and a nursing assessment.
Patients who are under the influence of chemical substances, and are considered medically unstable, will be closely observed and stabilized. Parkland Health Center accepts appropriate patients who are experiencing incapacitation due to substance use and/or abuse, or are experiencing acute withdrawal symptoms from cessation of use of certain substances, in conjunction with other related health issues.
The diagnosis of need for inpatient admission can only be made by a licensed physician.
The service accepts most insurance, Medicaid and Medicare plans.
For additional information visit the New Vision website here >>
SpecialCare Hospital Management Corporation operates this service for Parkland Health Center and has a financial interest in this service. The diagnosis of need for inpatient admission can only be made by a licensed physician.