Quality addiction treatment is more accessible than ever before. With flexible scheduling and easy-to-use and secure technology, Mountainside offers telehealth options for you to access life-saving treatment from the comfort and privacy of your home. Through our various virtual programs and services, you can receive the same high-quality treatment you would receive in person – anywhere, any time.
Mountainside Telehealth Services are available in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts.
Telehealth Services Overview
Designed to make treatment more accessible, Mountainside uses secure HIPAA-compliant video conferencing to help you communicate regularly with a licensed clinician or certified recovery coach, attend virtual group therapy sessions, and participate in peer-to-peer support groups. Our convenient and easy-to-use virtual format breaks down treatment barriers, making it easier for you to address and overcome your addiction without having to worry about taking time away from work or family commitments, nor transportation or scheduling logistics.
Please note: Mountainside Telehealth services are available in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. Clients must attend sessions in the state where they live and have enrolled. Any urine screens will be completed at local Quest Diagnostics locations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is telehealth as effective as in-person treatment?
Several studies have shown that telemedicine is just as effective as in-person treatment. For individuals with hectic lifestyles, it can even be more effective, as it is often easier for them to fit telehealth treatment into their busy schedules. Regardless of whether you receive treatment at one of our facilities or through our Telehealth Services, we are committed to providing you with the high-quality care, compassionate treatment, and ongoing support you deserve.
We work with most private insurance plans, including Aetna, Anthem, BCBS, Beacon, Connecticare, Cigna, Empire BCBS, GEHA, Harvard Pilgrim, NYSHIP, Optum, Oxford, The Empire Plan, UBH, UHC, UMR. To find out if you’re covered for addiction treatment at Mountainside, verify your insurance benefits.