rehab http://wamc.org en Inside Rehab: The Surprising Truth About Addiction Treatment-and How to Get Help That Works http://wamc.org/post/inside-rehab-surprising-truth-about-addiction-treatment-and-how-get-help-works <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0670025224/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0670025224&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Inside Rehab: The Surprising Truth About Addiction Treatment-and How to Get Help That Works</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0670025224" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"> </em>, by medical writer and New York Times bestselling author Anne Fletcher, gives readers an insider’s view of drug and alcohol rehab. It focuses on real people whose stories illustrate the serious issues facing individuals in rehab and endemic in the rehab industry today.</p><p>Some stories are disturbing while others are inspiring, as they provide an honest and critical look at the current state of the addiction treatment industry in the U.S., contrasting what goes on in rehab with what experts and scientific studies suggest should go on.</p><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 16:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 57848 at http://wamc.org Inside Rehab: The Surprising Truth About Addiction Treatment-and How to Get Help That Works VT Hospital Could Close Rehab Unit to Save Money http://wamc.org/post/vt-hospital-could-close-rehab-unit-save-money <p>Officials at the Rutland&nbsp;Regional Medical Center are considering a plan to close the hospital&#39;s inpatient rehabilitation unit, one of only three in Vermont.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley reports&hellip;</p><p>If the Rutland hospital decides to close its unit, the remaining inpatient units would be at Mount Ascutney Hospital in Windsor or Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington.</p><p>Rutland&#39;s 12-patient inpatient rehab unit helps patients recover from strokes, head or spinal injuries, joint replacements and some long-term ailments.</p> Thu, 31 May 2012 11:42:34 +0000 Pat Bradley 40128 at http://wamc.org VT Hospital Could Close Rehab Unit to Save Money