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Absecon Rehab

Absecon Rehab New Jersey Resources On the South Jersey Shore in Atlantic County is a small town called Absecon, New Jersey. Named from the Algonquin word “absequami,” which means “little water,” it’s a close-knit community with an abundant waterfront and a relaxed, calm appeal. Unfortunately, substance abuse has been an issue in the Absecon, New Jersey community. According to recent statistics, drug addiction and abuse are some leading causes of death. Furthermore, drug addiction can devastatingly affect families and loved ones. The good news is that many treatment options are available to those struggling with addiction in Absecon, New Jersey. Prescription drug abuse has created an epidemic throughout the United States and even more significantly in the state of New Jersey.  Atlantic County understands that opioid addiction is no longer a problem facing cities and is now in the backyard of suburban and rural communities like Absecon. In New Jersey, the Opioid Antidote and Overdose Prevention Act was passed to safeguard healthcare professionals from civil and criminal liability for prescribing and dispensing naloxone, the antidote for opiate overdose, and to provide immunity from civil and criminal liability for people who administer it to save a life. The Affordable Care Act also provides coverage for substance abuse treatment and rehabilitation.…