Date & Time
Monday, October 24, 2022, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
415 Addressing Addiction Treatment: Our Journey to Becoming a Licensed OTP*

Delaware is ranked among the highest in the nation for overdose deaths. To improve outcomes for those with substance use disorder, the Delaware Department of Correction became a licensed opioid treatment program. Learn about the process of becoming licensed to offer all forms of medication assisted treatment through this discussion. Participants will gain an understanding of the process from prelicensure to licensure and identify challenges and opportunities.

Educational Objectives

  • Explore challenges and opportunities of the OTP licensure process
  • Describe the steps to becoming licensed, from provisional licensure to NCCHC accreditation
  • Discuss what lessons can be learned from Delaware's OTP experience

Level Basic