3 Drug Rehab Centers in Wells, Nevada

Located in Elko County, Nevada, Wells is like many towns across the country facing an increased need for substance abuse treatment.

Although in-town resources and services are short in supply, there are several nearby options for residents of Wells seeking addiction treatment.

Substance Abuse In Wells And Elko County

Elko County, where Wells is located, sees some of the lowest rates of substance abuse in Nevada. However, access to addiction treatment services is low and many hospitals are not equipped to address health emergencies caused by substance misuse.

  • Elko County has one of the lowest opioid painkiller prescribing rates in the state. The prescribing rate is 71.6 out of 100, compared to the state average of 87.4.
  • The rate of opioid-related overdose deaths in Elko County was one out of every 100,000 in 2016.
  • Less than one percent of adult residents in Elko County self-report having used a prescription painkiller to get high in the last 30 days.
  • There are currently only three office-based opioid treatment programs in the entire county.

Although there are few options directly within Wells, recovery is achievable through one of the many rehab centers in the area surrounding Wells. With several rehab centers offering many treatment modalities, there is a program out there that is right for anyone.

For more information on finding the best rehab program for you, contact a treatment specialist at RehabCenter.net today.

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