Most people prefer private residential rehab treatment for individual privacy and confidentiality. In most cases, admission can be performed within a day. If you have private medical insurance or if you have money to pay on your own, you will be able to get into the private rehab treatment. Getting an NHS admission to a private rehab clinics can also be possible.
UK residents are entitled to benefit from free addiction treatment programs through licensed community based NHS rehab or private residential recovery centres across the country with the right equipment. You may need to demonstrate that you have investigated local community based treatment choices, first you must qualify to meet all requirements for NHS financing at a private recovery facility. Depending on the readiness of your local dependency team to fund your rehab, getting into residential treatment might take numerous weeks.
You can find out where is the closest drug and alcohol action team at your GP.
Private rehabilitation facilities:
It takes months to organise the admission to private rehab centre via the NHS or local addiction centre in UK even the result is uncertain. Funding through the directives of the EU cross border healthcare can be much faster to access though.
For UK based patients all information about that option can be found on the Alcohol Rehab Birmingham site.