Bay of Plenty DHB - Addiction Services
Mental Health & Addictions Service
- Programme Areas
Addictions - drug & alcohol
- Programme Type
Social detox, Community (medical detox), Hospital (medical detox)
Bay of Plenty
- Age Groups
Adult, Older adult
- Referral Types
Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections
Referrals are accepted from a range of sources including self referral, GP, other Hospital services and from other organisations in the wider community.
The Bay of Plenty DHB Addictions Services provide community managed detoxification/withdrawal. This is provided in a planned way and takes place in an outpatient or community setting. This is a medical detox for people where withdrawal doesn’t require inpatient medical support. The service may provide mobile home managed withdrawal and also manage medication as required during the withdrawal process.
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This page was last updated at 3:47PM on March 18, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Bay of Plenty DHB - Addiction Services.