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Narconon Arrowhead Facility
5:56 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Medical Detox Center No Longer Certified

Narconon Arrowhead facility
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Oklahoma officials say a medical detox center in Pittsburg County has lost temporary state certification to conduct medical detox services.

Jeffrey Desmukes is a spokesman for the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health Substance Abuse Services. He said Friday that the Narconon Arrowhead facility in McAlester had not met the requirements to obtain a full certification to conduct medical detox services. Desmukes says temporary certification expired at the end of June.

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