Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Highland Ridge Hospital to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Highland Ridge Hospital.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab Program in Utah

Our goal is to provide compassionate, results-based care for our patients and residents. To that end, we have developed a series of specialized treatment tracks.

Learn About Our Rehab Program

Learn more about our drug & alcohol rehab program in Utah

Substance abuse, (drug addiction, alcohol addiction, prescription drug addiction, illicit drug addiction) affects every part of our lives. Our personal relationships, our financial lives, our jobs, our spirituality, our place in the community – all are vulnerable as long as we are trapped by an addiction to drugs and/or alcohol.

Highland Ridge Hospital’s inpatient drug and alcohol rehab program is one of the most intensive drug and alcohol rehab programs available anywhere. We developed our evidence-based drug and alcohol addiction treatment program to help you achieve one main goal:

Long term sobriety.

Successful recovery from drug and/or alcohol addiction often requires professional medical attention in a high-quality treatment program. Long term sobriety takes time and effort. At Highland Ridge Hospital, you’ll work through a combination of different therapies, skill building, and you will learn and acquire new tools to help you remain sober while receiving treatment in one of our programs.

Highland Ridge Hospital in Salt Lake City treats both substance abuse and mental health issues. We recognize that clients who struggle with substance abuse in our treatment program may have symptoms of mental health issues, also known as dual diagnosis. For those clients we offer comprehensive psychiatric evaluations and medications when needed while enrolled in our treatment program.

What We Offer

Getting help for substance abuse at Highland Ridge Hospital

As part of our drug and alcohol addiction treatment program, you will learn:

  • To understand the nature of your drug and/or alcohol addiction
  • How drug and/or alcohol addiction impacts the role you occupy in your family and community
  • Strategies to avoid situations where relapse is possible

In the event of relapse, the skills and support you need to return to a life of sobriety will be there. The good news is that you can successfully recover from chemical dependency. We can help you.

We provide multiple groups daily in our inpatient treatment program, including:

  • 12-step groups
  • Psychotherapy groups
  • Psycho-educational groups
  • Expressive therapy groups
  • Community milieu groups
  • Individual therapy
  • Family therapy

Our treatment center is in Salt Lake City and serves residents from all over Utah. Call one of our admissions counselors today for a free, confidential screening to see how a treatment program at Highland Ridge Hospital can help you regain a happy, healthy life.

Highland Ridge's programs are unlike any other. They really know their stuff!

– Michelle E.

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