Free 8 Hour Online MAT Training
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Physicians who wish to apply for a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid use disorders.
At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:
- Review addiction identification and evidence-based treatments.
- Discuss the pharmacology of opioids as it relates to treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) patients.
- Describe the fundamentals of office-based opioid treatment including the treatment of the co-morbid patient.
- Explain the process of buprenorphine induction as well as stabilization and maintenance.
- Discuss other approved antagonist and agonist medications to treat OUD
- Discuss basic office protocols including medical record documentation and confidentially.
- Utilize evidence-based resources to ensure providers have the confidence to prescribe buprenorphine for patients with OUD.
- Apply for a MAT Waiver Training Certificate to begin treating patients with OUD.
Fee: No cost
CME Accreditation: The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation: American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 8 (eight) AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Accreditation Release Date: November 30, 2018
Accreditation Expiration Date: November 30, 2021
Method of participation in the activity: To be awarded a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a MAT Waiver Training Certificate you must:
- Review 8 training modules (8 hours) provided in this activity.
- Earn a minimum cumulative score of 75% on the examination. Participants will have three opportunities to correctly answer the examination.
- Complete a final evaluation and follow instructions at the end of the course regarding how to retrieve your Certificate of Completion as well as a CME Credit Certificate*.
*Credit will not be awarded unless all components of the program are completed. Partial credit will not be awarded.