Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient Subst Abuse Treatment Program (SATP)

Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient Subst Abuse Treatment Program (SATP) - Iowa City, IA

The Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment Program (SATP) is a renowned addiction treatment center situated at 601 Highway 6 West, Unit 116-a, within the 52246 zip code in the vibrant city of Iowa City, IA. This facility is proudly operated by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs, delivering crucial support to individuals battling addiction in the heart of Iowa City.

At the Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient SATP, individuals seeking recovery can access a comprehensive range of addiction treatment services. This includes the administration of naltrexone, as well as the prescription of suboxone and buprenorphine to aid in addiction management. Their commitment to effective treatment is further reflected in their utilization of evidence-based approaches, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), community reinforcement strategies, and participation in 12-step rehabilitation programs.

Moreover, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient SATP specializes in detoxification services, catering to various needs. Their services encompass inpatient opioid detoxification, residential benzodiazepines detox, and cocaine detoxification, ensuring that patients receive tailored care to address their specific substance dependencies.

For those requiring a more intensive level of care, the center offers inpatient hospital rehabilitation and hospital inpatient detoxification services. Additionally, individuals can benefit from outpatient detox services, designed to provide flexibility in their recovery journey.

The dedication of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient SATP extends to addressing dual diagnoses, offering inpatient dual diagnosis treatment. They also provide residential treatment for alcohol and drug use, supporting individuals in achieving lasting recovery.

Beyond substance use, the center extends its expertise to treat non-substance use addiction disorders and gambling disorders. Their holistic approach to addiction treatment underscores their commitment to helping individuals regain control of their lives.

In the heart of Iowa City, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment Program is a beacon of support, offering hope and effective treatment for those facing the challenges of addiction.

Call (888) 779-5650 for 24/7 help with treatment.


Address: 601 Highway 6 West, Unit 116-A, Iowa City, IA 52246

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Hospitals
  4. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  5. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  6. Type Of Treatment
  7. Pharmacotherapies
  8. Treatment Approaches
  9. Facility Ownership
  10. License/Certification/Accreditation
  11. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  12. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  13. Screening & Testing
  14. Transitional Services
  15. Ancillary Services
  16. Other Addictions Treatment
  17. Detoxification
  18. Counseling Services and Education
  19. Medical Services
  20. Tobacco/Screening Services
  21. Facility Smoking Policy
  22. Age Groups Accepted
  23. Gender Accepted
  24. Exclusive Services

Here are the full facility listing details on Veterans Affairs Medical Center Outpatient Subst Abuse Treatment Program (SATP) in Iowa City, IA:

Types of Care:

  • inpatient detox
  • residential drug and alcohol abuse treatment
  • inpatient treatment for co-occurring mental health and alcohol or drug use disorders

Service Settings:

  • inpatient hospital rehab
  • outpatient rehab services
  • hospital inpatient detox
  • outpatient detox services
  • partial hospitalization
  • intensive outpatient treatment services
  • outpatient methadone/buprenorphine/naltrexone treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment


  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment:

  • Buprenorphine treatment
  • Naltrexone clinical treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • Administers medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment:

  • buprenorphine detox
  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • prescribes suboxone
  • naltrexone administration
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone
  • methadone for pain management


  • Acamprosate (Campral)
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders
  • Medications for HIV treatment
  • Medications for Hepatitis C treatment
  • Clonidine

Treatment Approaches:

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • CBT
  • motivational incentives
  • community reinforcement
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix model
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling approach
  • counseling for trauma victims
  • 12 step rehabilitation

Facility Ownership:

  • the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs


  • Certified by The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted:

  • Accepts Medicare
  • Accepts Military insurance
  • Accepts private health insurance
  • Accepts self payment and cash


  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing:

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • STD testing
  • TB screening

Transitional Services:

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services:

  • recovery management
  • domestic violence services
  • HIV early intervention
  • housing services
  • mental health services
  • self help meetings
  • social skills training
  • help with transportation
  • peer support

Other Addictions Treatment:

  • treatment for non-substance use addiction disorder
  • gambling disorder treatment


  • inpatient alcohol detox
  • residential benzodiazepines detoxification
  • cocaine detox
  • methamphetamines detox
  • inpatient opioid detoxification

Counseling Services and Education:

  • individual counseling
  • counseling for groups
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education
  • health education services
  • employment counseling services

Medical Services:

  • Hepatitis A vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination

Tobacco/Screening Services:

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy:

  • No smoking allowed

Age Groups Accepted:

  • adult rehab
  • accepts young adults

Gender Accepted:

  • rehab center for women
  • rehab center for men

Exclusive Services:

  • Veteran rehab only

Phone #: 319-338-0581 x5400

Call (888) 779-5650 for 24/7 help with treatment.


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