MAT in the OTP Setting: Integrating the Three Approved Medications (Methadone, Buprenorphine, ER Naltrexone) - Revised

Presenters: Kelly J. Clark, MD, MBA  

Fee:  No Cost

Module Description:

This module will give the clinician an understanding of the opportunities and challenges of integrating into the Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) environment treatment with all three FDA approved medications – methadone, buprenorphine (SL and buccal), and ER Naltrexone.  The special characteristics of OTPs, and its place in the continuum of care, provide a unique environment for these pharmacotherapies.  This module will discuss these, as well as clinical and operational issues involved in developing an integrated approach.

Educational Objectives: 

At the conclusion of this activity participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the unique characteristics of Opioid  Treatment Programs (OTPs).
  • Identify OTPs as part of the continuum of care.
  • Assess the infrastructure available to support medication management in OTPs.
  • Review challenges and opportunities in integrating all  three medications (methadone, buprenorphine and  extended release naloxone) into the OTP setting.
  • Recognize the clinical and operational issues related to medication choice in the OTP setting.

Accreditation Statement: The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) designates this enduring material for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Release Date: January 14, 2018

Accreditation Expiration Date: July 31, 2019

Method of participation in the activity: To be awarded a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ you must:

1.  Review 1 training module (1 hour) provided in this activity. 
2.  Earn a minimum cumulative score of 70% on the examination. 
3.  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.

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