April 13, 2019 ● 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Training for Opioid Addiction Waiver In-Person
‘Half and Half’ training, i.e. half online & half in-person
*Developed for the American Academy for Addiction Psychiatry
This course is suitable for providers who would like to obtain a waiver for their DEA license to prescribe buprenorphine products for opiate use disorder. The course is offered with a compulsory online component and 4 hours in person training.
Modules Covered in the Course:
Hermione Hurley, MD
Infectious Disease and Addiction Medicine
University of Colorado
NPs/PAs can take the 8 hour waiver training and it will count towards their waiver application. The additional 16 hours of training is available on PCSS at no cost: https://pcssnow.org/education-training/mat-training/
Residents can take the waiver training, they will not be able to apply until they have a personal DEA number and an unrestricted medical license.
This activity will be certified for ANCC contact hours (including pharmacotherapeutic contact hours) and will award AAPA Category 1 CME credit.