August 22, 2014

Florida Rehab Centers

Florida's Ritzy Rehab Centers

Florida -- Palm Beach County in particular -- is home to a thriving recovery industry that increasingly caters to wealthy substance abusers.

Marilyn Adams | 8/30/2011

Operation PAR


Operation PAR, a Pinellas Park-based non-profit
Beds: 308
Cost: A sliding scale based on income and circumstances, ranging from nothing (if the patient qualifies) to about $4,500 for a month of in-patient rehab
Insurance: Insurance and Medicaid accepted
Market: Provides intervention and treatment to more than 13,000 people a year. Also treats drug offenders referred by the courts. Eighteen locations in Lee, Manatee, Pinellas, Pasco and Hernando counties.
[Photos: Dr. Mark Wemple]

Operation PAR

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