Health Insurance and Payment for Alcohol and Drug Treatment

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Insurance and Payment Options for Alcohol and Drug Treatment

Gateway Foundation works to provide quality, affordable treatment for everyone. We cover nearly all patients with health insurance. For patients who prefer self-pay or out-of-pocket payment for treatment, Gateway Foundation also accepts credit and debit cards, cash and check.

Many insurance providers recognize our success at treating individuals for substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders. Gateway Foundation is considered a preferred or in-network provider for benefit plans including:

• Aetna
• Allied Benefits
• Anthem
• BJC Behavioral Health
• Blue Cross Blue Shield
• Cigna
• ComPsych
• Consociate-
• CountyCare
• E4Health
• Harmony
• Health Alliance
• HealthLink
• Humana
• IlliniCare
• LifeSynch
• Magellan
• Meridian
• MHN Managed Health Network
• MHNet
• Molina
• Multiplan
• Perspectives
• PsycHealth
• St. Anthony Health Network
• St. John’s Mercy Health Plan
• Unicare
• United Healthcare/United Behavioral Healthcare










If you do not see your benefit plan listed, please contact us and we will assist you in determining the benefit coverage through your provider. Gateway Foundation treatment centers also accept Medicaid; however, there may be a waiting list.

Let Us Guide You

Our knowledgeable and dedicated staff will help you understand what benefits your insurance company provides to help cover the cost of alcohol and drug treatment for you or your loved one. Our staff is also readily available to help you learn more about Gateway Foundation’s treatment programs.

Know Your Parity Rights

Mental health parity refers to the concept that insurers must offer the same coverage for mental health and substance abuse treatment as they do for general medical and surgical treatment.

How to Get Health Insurance

Obtaining health insurance coverage and choosing the right health insurance plan can be confusing. Below you will find several health insurance sites where individuals, families and small businesses can explore health insurance coverage options and browse frequently asked questions (Gateway Foundation is not affiliated with any of these sites):