UC Davis Health System Rehab Insurance Coverage

UC Davis Health System Health Insurance has two main types of medical insurance, which are for 1.) Students and 2.) Employees and retirees. The UC Davis Health Insurance for students are within the University of California Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP), while employees and retirees have a range of plans that they can choose from.

UC Davis Students

All UC Davis students have a mandatory health insurance plan under the UC SHIP. These cover vision, dental, and medical expenses within their stay at the university. If they have an existing plan which is comparable to UC SHIP, they can apply for a waiver at the deadline date.

UC Davis Employees and retirees

Employees and retirees have several health insurance plans to choose from. It depends on the coverage they want and the premiums they can pay. Below are the options for employees and retirees:


  • Kaiser
  • UC Blue and Gold
  • UC Care
  • UC Health Savings Plan
  • Western Health Advantage
  • CORE


  • UC Medicare PPO
  • UC Medicare PPO without prescription drugs
  • UC High Option Supplement to Medicare
  • Health Net Seniority Plus
  • Kaiser Senior Advantage

Take note that retirees who are not yet eligible for Medicare must stay in their current health insurance until eligible for open enrollment. You may see this page for more information.

UC Davis Health System Rehab Coverage

You may be wondering, “Does UC David Health System pay for drug rehab?” The simple answer would be yes, given that the insurance is activated. The services available and the health providers all vary depending on the health plan that is chosen.

For students, there are several rehabilitation-related medical care which are covered by UC David Health Insurance. These are called Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) Intervention Services. Under this service, students can have an assessment, referral to treatment and relapse prevention.

UC Davis Health System rehab insurance for employees and retirees coverage depend on the type of insurance provider chosen. For example, when the employee chooses UC Blue Gold, he is eligible to seek assessment and treatment from over 240 hospitals, and 26,000 specialists. These include hospitalizations, outpatient services, counseling, and other related services.

UC Davis Health System Rehab Network

Students are able to avail the benefits of ATOD from the UC Family of healthcare providers with minimal co-pays. For those under the Anthem Blue Cross, a wider rehab care network is provided with co-pays which are a little more expensive than UC Family. Students who wish to seek services from an out-of-network provider must pay the extra expenses above the Anthem Blue Cross maximum.

For employees, UC Davis Health System insurance plan has their own rehab network of care administered by Anthem Blue Cross. For example, UC Care is a type of health insurance plan under the UC Davis Health System where plan holders can choose providers within the UC Family and Anthem Blue Cross network without having higher co-payments.

Our insurance verification team works quickly to verify your insurance benefits to place you into one of our centers as soon as possible. Because of our industry expertise we will be able to verify this information in a timely manner and can advocate for more coverage or more time in treatment. We strive to do this as quick as possible while also maximizing your coverage. Our insurance verification process is of no cost to you and there are absolutely no obligations.

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Common UC Davis Health System Addiction Treatment

UC Davis students who want to avail of ATOD services may receive the following coverage:

  • Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) assessment
  • ATOD education and counseling
  • Individual risk reduction and counseling
  • Referral to treatment
  • Acute Care (for addiction-related emergencies)
  • Lab services

Employees of UC Davis commonly have these following services covered for most health plans of choice:

  • Hospitalizations
  • Doctor assessments and visits
  • Counseling
  • Outpatient services
  • Prescription drugs

What about dual diagnosis?

UC Davis Health System mental health insurance also has medical and allied-medical services that commonly handles the following co-morbidities with addiction disorders:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

If you have a mental health condition aside from an addiction problem, it is likely that UC Davis Health System mental health coverage will shoulder assessment and treatment services. If you are a plan holder under UC Davis Health System, rest assured that you have a comprehensive plan that covers most services needed to complete an addiction rehabilitation program.

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Licensed medical professionals review material we publish on our site. The material is not a substitute for qualified medical diagnoses, treatment, or advice. It should not be used to replace the suggestions of your personal physician or other health care professionals.

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