Adult Substance Abuse Withdrawal Unit: Layton, UT
Substance abuse is a significant problem for many and adults in Northern Utah. The constant struggle and cycle of addiction makes non-medical detox extremely difficult for many who regularly abuse alcohol and other drugs. But hope is possible at Davis Hospital and Medical Center in Layton, UT.
Through a unique inpatient medical stabilization service known as New VisionTM, patients at Davis Hospital and Medical Center undergo medically supervised detoxification. A typical inpatient stay lasts three to five days. During the medical stabilization process, withdrawal symptoms are medically supervised by a fully qualified substance abuse treatment team. This team includes a medical doctor and nursing personnel. Both individualized and multidisciplinary treatments are used to promote successful recovery.
An inpatient stay at the Adult Substance Abuse Withdrawal Unit includes:
- Pre-screening & Assessment (review of medical history, physical, full lab workup, nurse assessment)
- Medical stabilization
- Appropriate discharge planning (may include resources and/or rehabilitation)
Who is a candidate for New VisionTM medical stabilization?
An inpatient medical stabilization program like New VisionTM may be beneficial to any adult patient with alcohol or drug dependency – including those who meet some of the following criteria:
- Extremely high tolerance for mood-altering chemicals.
- History of withdrawal symptoms.
- Outpatient medical stabilization (at home) is not feasible.
- Patient has a serious medical condition.
- Patients are a threat to themselves or others while under the influence.
What You Should Know About New VisionTM?
New VisionTM is neither a residential nor an outpatient treatment program. New VisionTM services are exclusive to three to five day inpatient detoxification and discharge planning. There are no counseling or psychiatric services offered in the New VisionTM program. Patients with acute psychiatric needs may be admitted to another program. Also, New VisionTM is not intended for use in pregnant patients.
For more information about New VisionTM and related substance abuse treatment services at Davis Hospital and Medical Center, please call (801) 807-7925. Fax: (801) 807-7926.