It is recommended that individuals who are seeking treatment at Aegis schedule their admission with the clinic front office staff or manager. Although Aegis accepts walk-ins, priority in admission is always given to scheduled patients.
Furthermore, when scheduling an admission, Aegis staff will be able to provide potential patients and their family members with information regarding the admission process, admission criteria and required documentation.
In general, Aegis admits patients over the age of 18 who have a minimum of 1 year of opiate abuse. Patients who have a previous treatment failure can be admitted to the various Maintenance or Extended Detox programs. Patient with no previous treatment history are admitted to the 21-Day Detox Program.
When admitted, patients will be required to bring in identification documentation and any form of insurance or government financial aid they are currently receiving.
The admission process takes 2 to 3 hours, and includes the following procedures:
To save time, individuals who are interested in admitting to Aegis may download and pre-fill the following forms: