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Website Offers Physicians Help With Medication-Assisted Treatment

Physicians interested in obtaining a waiver to prescribe medication-assisted treatment drugs can now find training and other information at The Providers’ Clinical Support System for Medication Assisted Treatment site offers a comprehensive set of resources to support evidence-based treatment of opioid dependence, offering links to mentoring programs, education and training and other information. The site’s partner organizations include the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry, American Psychiatric Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine, American Society of Addiction Medicine, Association of Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.