G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center Chemical Dependence Treatment Program

G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center Chemical Dependence Treatment Program

ABOUT G.V. (SONNY) MONTGOMERY VETERANS AFFAIRS MEDICAL CENTER CHEMICAL DEPENDENCE TREATMENT PROGRAM

Located in Jackson, Miss., G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center Chemical Dependence Treatment Program is a government organization, which make up about 3.2 percent of all treatment facilities in Mississippi. The treatment center offers a wide range of medical services for Veterans including outpatient and inpatient programs for substance abuse and mental health disorders.

TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT

According to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affair’s website, it offers both primary and specialized outpatient services. The treatment center offers a range of services such as substance abuse treatment along with radiation therapy, magnetic resonance imaging, hemodialysis, cardiac catheterization, sleep studies, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), hematology/oncology, and rehabilitation programs.

Services are also available for female veterans, and the center has a 120-bed nursing home, five community-based outpatient clinics, and a variety of outpatient programs designed to help aging veterans.

STAFF CREDENTIALS

There is currently no information provided by the facility regarding its treatment staff, but the staffer polled by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave five out of five stars for the staff’s level of experience.

ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES

The U.S. Department of Veteran Affair’s website notes this location has 163 active hospital beds. The staffer polled by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave four out of five stars for accommodations and amenities.

WHAT ALUMNI SAY

To date, the 69 people to leave Google Reviews for G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center gave an average of 2.9 out of five stars and mixed feedback. However, the reviews are for the entire medical center, not just the Chemical Dependence Treatment Program. [1]

Multiple people praised the treatment center and provided five out of five star reviews. “Lots of caring nurses…very compassionate people taking care of our nation’s heros,” Keith wrote in a representative review.

Yet, others provided negative feedback including calling the staff rude, unorganized, and incompetent. “Need to revamp a lot of clinics and hire people who care about people more than a check,” an individual wrote on Google.

WHAT STAFF SAY

The staffer surveyed by Best-rehabs.com to date provided positive feedback, and four out of five stars for treatment effectiveness and family participation. They also gave five stars for counseling options and two stars for holistic offerings. “The staff psychologists were outstanding trainers and service providers,” the staffer wrote. “Dedicated well trained staff. Inadequate funding from the federal government.”

FINANCING

There is currently no information provided by the facility regarding its cost of treatment. However, the staffer surveyed by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing gave five out of five stars when asked if treatment was worth the cost.

[1] GoogleReviews

Reviews about G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery Veterans Affairs Medical Center Chemical Dependence Treatment Program

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
  • I was receiving training as a treatment provider; the staff psychologists were outstanding trainers and service providers. Dedicated well trained staff. Inadequate funding from the federal government.