Community Medical Services Fargo - Fargo North Dakota

Community Medical Services Fargo - Fargo, ND

Community Medical Services Fargo is treatment facility located at 901 28th Street South, Suite C in the 58103 zip code in Fargo, ND that offers medication assisted addiction treatment. Community Medical Services Fargo provides buprenorphine maintenance, suboxone prescription and methadone maintenance to young adults and adults. Some of the treatment approaches used by Community Medical Services Fargo consist of relapse prevention, motivational interviewing and matrix Model.

Call (866) 434-2077 for 24/7 help with treatment.

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Address: 901 28th Street South, Suite C, Fargo, ND 58103

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  4. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  5. Type Of Treatment
  6. Pharmacotherapies
  7. Treatment Approaches
  8. FacilityOwnership
  9. License/Certification/Accreditation
  10. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  11. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  12. Screening & Testing
  13. Transitional Services
  14. Ancillary Services
  15. Counseling Services and Education
  16. Facility Smoking Policy
  17. Age Groups Accepted
  18. Gender Accepted
  19. Exclusive Services

Here are the full facility listing details on Community Medical Services Fargo in Fargo, ND:

Types of Care at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Substance use treatment

Service Settings at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Outpatient treatment
  • Outpatient methadone/buprenorphine or naltrexone treatment
  • Regular outpatient treatment

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Methadone used in Treatment
  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Does not treat alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • methadone maintenance
  • suboxone prescription

Pharmacotherapies at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Methadone
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)

Treatment Approaches at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix Model
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling

FacilityOwnership at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • a private for-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Cash or self-payment
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for substance use
  • TB screening
  • Drug and alcohol oral fluid testing

Transitional Services at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education

Ancillary Services at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • case management
  • housing services
  • social skills development
  • professional intervention
  • mentoring/peer support

Counseling Services and Education at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • individual counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling

Facility Smoking Policy at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Community Medical Services Fargo

  • Methadone and buprenorphine clients only
  • Methadone clients only
  • All Clients in Opioid Treatment Program

Phone #: 701-404-1100

Call (866) 434-2077 for 24/7 help with treatment.

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Is Methadone a safe option for addiction treatment?

Methadone treatment can be a safe and effective option for individuals struggling with opioid addiction, especially when administered under the supervision of a qualified healthcare provider as part of a comprehensive addiction treatment program, such as the one that can be found at Community Medical Services Fargo. Methadone is an opioid medication that is used to help manage opioid withdrawal symptoms and cravings, making it easier for individuals to reduce or quit their use of other opioids like heroin or prescription painkillers.

Here are some key points to consider regarding the safety of methadone treatment:

  1. Supervised Administration: Methadone treatment is typically provided through opioid treatment programs (OTPs) or clinics where patients receive a daily dose of methadone under the supervision of healthcare professionals. This helps reduce the risk of misuse and overdose.

  2. Reduces Withdrawal Symptoms: Methadone can alleviate the severe withdrawal symptoms associated with opioids, which can be a significant barrier to recovery. This can enhance the patient's quality of life and make it easier for them to engage in therapy and counseling.

  3. Harm Reduction: Methadone maintenance treatment can be viewed as a harm reduction approach. While it doesn't necessarily lead to immediate abstinence, it reduces the risks associated with illicit opioid use, such as overdose and the transmission of infectious diseases (e.g., HIV and hepatitis).

  4. Individualized Treatment: Methadone treatment should be individualized to meet the unique needs of each patient. The dose is typically adjusted based on the patient's response and progress in treatment.

  5. Legal Regulation: Methadone clinics and providers are subject to strict regulations and oversight by government agencies to ensure safety and appropriate use of the medication.

However, it's important to note that methadone is an opioid itself and can be habit-forming. When taken as prescribed and under medical supervision, the risk of addiction to methadone is relatively low. However, misuse or diversion of methadone can lead to addiction and other negative consequences.

Methadone treatment is not suitable for everyone. Individuals with certain medical conditions or contraindications may not be candidates for methadone treatment. It's essential for addiction treatment centers like Community Medical Services Fargo to conduct a thorough assessment before starting someone on methadone.

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