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 White Deer Run of York 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 White Deer Run of York.

  • 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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White Deer Run York

York, PA’s Leading Drug & Alcohol Detox Center

At White Deer Run of York, we help individuals struggling with addiction and co-occurring mental health issues build a strong foundation for long-term recovery.

About Our Detox Program

White Deer Run of York’s Drug & Alcohol Detox Center

The White Deer Run Treatment Network is composed of several respected addiction treatment centers located conveniently in communities across Pennsylvania.

Men and women who turn to White Deer Run of York for assistance with addiction and certain co-occurring mental health conditions may receive care at two treatment centers in the York, Pennsylvania area. These centers offer specialized programming to ensure that all who heal with us have access to a full continuum of comprehensive services.

Our center on Davies Drive in York houses our medically monitored detoxification program.

Importance of Detox

Importance of Detox & Programs Offered at White Deer Run of York’s Drug & Alcohol Detox Center

Detox can be an essential first step on the path of recovery for men and women who have been incapable of ending their substance abuse prior to starting treatment. At our Davies Drive Center, individuals who can benefit from this service will have the opportunity to work in close collaboration with a team of experienced and compassionate detox professionals.

Detox is a closely monitored environment in which an adult can rid his or her body of addictive substances with maximum safety and minimal distress. In addition to receiving medical and therapeutic support to manage withdrawal symptoms, detox participants may also take part in the following recovery-based activities:

  • Psychoeducation groups
  • Counseling groups
  • 12-Step meetings

Detox at White Deer Run of York’s Davies Drive center is a short-term experience that can set the stage for continued success both during and after a person’s time in treatment.

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An assessment is an important first step toward treatment of and recovery from addiction.