South Miami Hospital Addiction Treatment Program

General Hospital with Separate Chemical Dependency Rehab Unit



Number of Beds: 53
Detox Available: Yes

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Adolescent Admits 94
Total Adult Admits 350+
Average Length of Stay 45 days
Percent of Women 25%
Percent under 25 25%
Percent with College Education 65%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification 28%

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: Yes
Weekend Admission available: Yes
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes





Self-pay Cost: Data Not Supplied
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: Yes
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes



Licensed by: State of Florida
Type of License: AHCA #4033
Accredited by: JCAHO


Self Description:

“Safe, comfortable detoxification and thorough evaluation.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Medical model addictive illness; 12 Step oriented multidisciplinary approach; continum of care.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Appropriate psychiatric consultation treated as dual primary diagnosis. Medication when necessary and monitored daily. Treatment on an open unit only.”

Family Program:

“Intensive family program. Promote family education and family group weekly with individual family work with licensed therapist.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“Integrated into treatment and supportive of outside meetings.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Appropriate confrontation with patient respect. Indentifying denial with awareness of progression.”

Additonal Characteristics:

“High risk patient – gender specific.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 6200 SW 73rd St.
Miami, FL 33143