What to expect when entering treatment

Now seeing patients please contact our office to get scheduled: September 14, 2020

When entering treatment at IMS you can expect quality care from a competent and caring staff. We will be conducting most of our visits via ZOOM in order to keep patients and staff safe. If you do not have access to a computer or smartphone, we can provide a clean room in the office for you to complete your assessments. Masks are to be worn anytime you visit the office and will be provided. Once you have scheduled your appointment there are a few things to remember and have ready for your appointment. Any new or transfer patients will need to have the following and be prepared to:

  • A valid ID
  • Proof of insurance (if you have insurance) this includes your provider cards
  • Self pay patients will be expected to pay for services at the time of their appointment
  • Please be on time for your appointment
  • Please be ready to spent at least 1.5 hours for an assessment and induction appointments
  • Any patients entering the OBOT program will need to be in withdrawal and no use for at least 12 hours prior to your INDUCTION appointment
  • Please decide on the pharmacy of your choice
  • It is encouraged to complete the Initial Patient Screening Form prior to your appointment
  • A staff member will complete and review all initial paperwork with you
  • All patients are expected to be engaged in treatment this includes: individual therapy, case management services, peer support, and groups-failure to be engaged in treatment services could result in termination from our program

*Please note if you follow the guidelines listed above your assessment and induction times will be significantly less
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