Newsweek recognizes WhiteSands as one of the top drug treatment centers in the United States

Company Named # 1 Addiction Treatment Provider in Florida for Two Consecutive Years

DEERFIELD BEACH, Florida, September 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – WhiteSands Treatment Center (“WhiteSands” or the “Company”), a leading provider of inpatient and outpatient behavioral health and addiction treatment services, announced today that the Company was named one of America’s “Best Addiction Treatment Centers” for the second year in a row by News week. In the recently released 2021 rankings, WhiteSands’ Fort Myers and Plant city installations classified # 1 and # 4 in the state of Florida, respectively.

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“Raising the standards of care is a never-ending mission,” says Garry Jonas, Founder and CEO of WhiteSands. “In a year eclipsed by a global pandemic, the drug addiction epidemic in America has continued to grow at an epic rate. The need for effective drug treatment solutions has never been greater, and the responsibility It is incumbent upon us as suppliers to stand up and answer the call At WhiteSands everything we do is aimed at helping solve this crisis, which means we never stop innovating, we never stop innovating. improve our offerings and we never stop working to improve patient outcomes.We are honored to be recognized again by News week for our tireless dedication to service and excellence. “

Newsweek The annual rankings of “America’s Best Substance Abuse Treatment Centers” are based on a survey of physicians, health care professionals, and administrators, and reflect the reputation and level of accreditation of each facility. The survey, conducted and analyzed by global research firm Statista Inc., asked respondents to rate drug treatment facilities based on the quality of care, services, follow-up care, accommodation and amenities. WhiteSands was first named to this prestigious list in 2020, which was followed by a year of additional upgrades to the company’s processing platform, including key hires, enhanced services and expanded equipment.

Jonas added, “We have created some truly unique offerings that not only address patient addiction and underlying mental health issues, but properly prepare the individual to leave hospital care and return to normal life. This includes individual private rooms for each patient, elite clinics. and support staff, responsible access to cell phones and communication with the outside world, state-of-the-art sports facilities with professional coaches and boxing trainers, robust equipment focused on recreation and relaxation , and a powerful life skills program to increase sustained sobriety over the long term. “

WhiteSands operates three inpatients (Fort Myers, Plant city, and Tampa) and 18 outpatient centers located throughout the Center and Southwest Florida. The company is a member of the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers, is accredited by the Joint Commission, and has received LegitScript certification for addiction treatment for each of its facilities. A Veteran’s Choice addiction treatment provider, WhiteSands offers a state-of-the-art treatment program – designed and led by specialist clinicians – for serving military personnel and veterans of the United States.

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About the WhiteSands Fulfillment Center
WhiteSands Treatment Center (“WhiteSands”) is a leading provider of inpatient and outpatient behavioral health and addiction treatment services for people with substance use disorders. As one of the largest private insurance processing centers in Florida, WhiteSands uses an individualized dual diagnosis treatment approach at its three centers across the center and Southwest Florida (Tampa/Orlando regions) to identify and treat the underlying problems leading to addiction. With a commitment to the highest standards of patient care, safety and comfort, WhiteSands has successfully treated over 12,000 Americans with substance abuse problems since its founding in 2014. Based in Deerfield, Beach, Florida, WhiteSands is a member of the National Association of Drug Treatment Providers, is accredited by the Joint Commission, a drug treatment provider of veterans’ choice, has received LegitScript drug treatment certification for each of its establishments and has been named one of the “Best Addiction in America.” Processing Centers “by Newsweek (2020 & 2021), as well as # 1 in Florida. For more information, please visit

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