St. Joseph's Addiction Treatment & Recovery Centers

https://www.stjoestreatment.org/

Mission Statement: The mission of St. Joseph's is to promote healing and recovery for individuals, as well as their families, suffering from substance use disorders and problem gambling. We offer these services with a commitment to providing effective, professional and quality treatment. Our services are enhanced by our belief in the spiritual nature and inherent dignity and worth of each individual.

50 John Munn Road
Saranac Lake, NY 12983

518-891-5353

Facility Information and Features:

Affiliated
Organization :
St. Josephs Addiction Treatment Recovery Centers
Accreditation :
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities Behavioral Health Program
Treatment
Type(s) :
Outpatient Treatment
Substance Focus:
Alcohol, Barbiturates and other sedatives/hypnotics, Benzodiazepines and other tranquilizers, Cocaine/crack, Inhalants, Marijuana/hashish, Methamphetamines and other amphetamines/stimulants, Opioids (prescription or heroin), OTC Medications (e.g., cough syrup), PCP/hallucinogens
Age-Specific Programming Available:
Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adult men (age 18+), Adult women (age 18+), Seniors or older adults (age 65+), Young adults (ages 16-25)
Special Groups Served: People who are:
  • Treatment Following DUI/DWI
  • Homeless
  • Involved in criminal justice system
  • LGBTQ
  • Living with HIV/AIDS
  • People with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders
  • Parents
  • People with physical disabilities
  • Pregnant/postpartum
  • Sex offenders
  • Survivors of sexual abuse, domestic violence, or other trauma
  • Veterans, active duty military, or military family
  • Working professionals (e.g., lawyers, doctors)
LGBTQ+ Welcoming:
All-gender bathroom(s) available on site, All-gender or gender inclusive living quarters, Staff are trained on LGBTQ-specific needs in treatment

Insurance and Payment Options:

Payment
Options :
Cash or self-payment, IHS/Tribal/Urban (ITU) funds, Medicaid, Military insurance (e.g., TRICARE), Private health insurance
Insurance
Accepted :
Aetna, Cigna, Beacon Health Options, BlueCross BlueShield of Western NY (Managed Care), Capital District Physicians' Health Plan (CDPHP), Capital District Physicians' Health Plan (CDPHP) (Managed Care), EmblemHealth, EmblemHealth (Managed Care), Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus (Managed Care), Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (Managed Care), Fidelis Care, Fidelis Care (Managed Care), Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York (Managed Care), Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York, Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York (Managed Care), MVP Health Care, MVP Health Plan (Managed Care), Optum, UnitedHealthcare, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan (Managed Care)
Offers Sliding Fee Scale :
Yes

Facility Hours:

Outpatient
Mon: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Tue: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Wed: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Thu: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Fri: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Data last updated 08/20/2021

Signs of High-Quality Care

Data last updated

This section indicates whether facilities offer services that align with the Shatterproof National Principles of Care © .

Fast Access to Treatment

  • Offers same day or walk-in appointments

Personalized Evaluation and Treatment Plan

  • Examines all of the 6 critical factors during the intake process to develop the patient's treatment plan

    Before starting treatment, asks about:

    General health
    Mental health
    Readiness to change
    Recovery and living environment
    Potential to relapse
    Intoxication and/or withdrawal potential

Access to Medications for Opioid or Alcohol Use Disorder

  • Offers FDA-approved medication for opioid use disorder
    Onsite
    Methadone
    Onsite
    Buprenorphine with naloxone (e.g., Suboxone®, Zubsolv®, Bunavail®, Cassipa®)
    Onsite
    Buprenorphine without naloxone (e.g., Subutex®)
    Onsite
    Buprenorphine injection
    Different Location
    Buprenorphine implant (e.g., Probuphine®)
    Different Location
    Oral Naltrexone (e.g., Depade®, Revia®)
    Onsite
    Injectable long-acting Naltrexone (e.g., Vivitrol®)
    Onsite
  • Provides Naloxone (e.g., Narcan, Evzio) onsite to patients at risk for overdose
  • Offers Naloxone training
    For family/friends of patients, For patients
  • Offers FDA-approved medication for alcohol use disorder
    Onsite
    Acamprosate (e.g., Campral®)
    Onsite
    Oral Naltrexone (e.g., Depade®, Revia®)
    Onsite
    Injectable long-acting Naltrexone (e.g., Vivitrol®)
    Onsite
    Disulfiram (e.g., Antabuse®)
    Different Location
  • Offers medication for mental health

Effective Behavioral Therapies for Addiction

  • Offers behavioral therapy that has been shown to help people with addiction

    This facility offers the following therapies:

    Cognitive Behavioral Health Therapy (CBT)
    Mindfulness-based Relapse Prevention
    Motivational Enhancement Therapy
  • Offers individual counseling

Long-term Treatment and Follow-up

  • Tracks patient progress over time on all 6 critical factors

    Tracks patient progress on:

    General health
    Intoxication and/or withdrawal potential
    Mental health
    Potential to relapse
    Readiness to change
    Recovery and living environment
  • Uses lab tests to track patient progress

Coordinated Care for Mental and Physical Health

  • Offers mental health care
    Onsite
    Staff include:
    Bachelors-level Counselor(s), Physician other than psychiatrist (MD, DO), Registered Nurse (RN)
    Medications offered for mental health
    Yes
  • Offers primary health care
    Onsite
    Staff include:
    Physician (MD, DO), Registered Nurse (RN)
    Offers testing for :
    Hepatitis C, Hepatitis B, HIV, Pregnancy, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Tuberculosis

Additional Services to Support Recovery

  • Offers recovery support services

    This facility offers the following services:

    Assistance with food
    Assistance with obtaining social services (e.g., Medicaid, WIC, SSI, SSDI)
    Assistance with transportation to/from treatment
    Case management
    Domestic violence (e.g., physical, sexual, and/or emotional abuse) services
    Educational assistance (e.g., GED courses)
    Family services (e.g., marriage counseling, parenting training)
    Housing support
    Peer recovery support
    Spiritual support
    Wellness and health promotion (e.g., healthy eating, exercise)

Patient Reviews

Data last updated 08/02/2021

Patient reviews include multiple choice questions and one narrative question. Reviews are published once 20 responses have been submitted for the facility.

Patient Experience

This section displays responses to the multiple choice questions and shows how frequently each option was selected for the facility next to the average across all facilities in the state.

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“Somewhat”
9%
16%
“A little”
3%
5%
“Not at all”
0%
1%

Respondents gave ratings of...
9-10
68%
47%
7-8
24%
38%
6 or lower
9%
15%

A little better
18%
26%
About the same
3%
7%
A little worse
0%
1%
Much worse
0%
1%

"No"
10%
17%

"Usually"
39%
26%
"Sometimes"
15%
10%
"Never"
0%
3%

"Usually"
6%
17%
"Sometimes"
3%
6%
"Never"
0%
1%

"No"
0%
8%

Patient Feedback

This section displays narrative responses about patient experiences at the facility along with patient ratings (0 - 10) of the facility.

they are amazing kind helpful

rated facility as: 10/10

This facility is very caring and kind. They made me feel so much better!

rated facility as: 10/10

Everyone is caring and respectful. They do not judge. Mr. [PERSON] always a good listener along with [PERSON]. I love coming here. I love [PERSON] she helps me more than she knows.

rated facility as: 10/10

In person sessions

rated facility as: 7/10

They are adapting to changes in treatment and covid-19. They do a lot of training. Reaching out to people to check on them, offer extra help, open minded, cheerful, and much more positive stuff to say.

rated facility as: 9/10