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Methadone Maintenance Program

Methadone Maintenance Program

Nuway Community Services, Inc.

Methadone maintenance for adults ages 18 and older with opioid use disorder.

Services Offered

Medication Assisted Treatment • Methadone • Opioid Use Disorder • Substance Use Treatment

Description

Nuway Community Services provides an outpatient methadone clinic for adults. Clients must have a minimum of one documented counseling session per month. There are eight random urine tests per year, and continuous 90-day medical reviews during the course of treatment.

Location

110 E. 79th St., Chicago, IL 60619 41.7512562 -87.6207205

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English

Eligibility

-Clients must have at least a 2 year history of opioid dependence.
-Nuway accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Meridian, and Molina. Insurance benefits will be verified prior to intake.
-Self pay clients are accepted. There is a $70 fee for the initial appointment (including doctor visit and all lab work) and $40 per week thereafter. Fees must be paid in advance of each visit.
-There is a $15 reinstatement fee when you miss 3-13 consecutive unexcused days, and a $25 readmission fee after 14 unexcused days.

    Payment

  • Medicaid accepted
  • Private insurance accepted

    Age

  • Adults accepted

How to Apply

Call 773-723-2790 for an eligibility screening and insurance verification. If eligible, you will be scheduled for an intake appointment. The intake process takes 2-4 hours and includes paperwork and meeting with a counselor and doctor. You must bring the following documentation:

-Photo ID
-Insurance card, if applicable

There is often a wait list, but clients can generally be admitted within 1-2 weeks. Call 773-723-2790 for more information.