Date & Time
Sunday, July 21, 2024, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
304 b Exploring Opportunities to Expand Methadone Access

This session will dive into a newly outlined federal regulation released by SAMHSA that clarifies the use of the Hospital/Clinic Registration to provide methadone as an incidental adjunct to another medical treatment. In this talk, explore this rule, its uses, and examples from across the country, and learn about a more accessible option to providing methadone treatment to individuals in your facility.

Educational Objectives:

  • Identify the options available to correctional facilities to provide MOUD    
  • Review the new SAMHSA federal regulation on pain management     
  • Discuss how to use hospitals/clinics to provide methadone and expand MOUD access

Level:  Basic