Category: MAT

Dec 20

Oklahoma Opioid Commission Lays out Legislative Priorities

The Oklahoman By Meg Wingerter The Oklahoma attorney general’s commission fighting the opioid crisis proposed at a meeting Tuesday a mix of changes to law enforcement, new rules for prescribers and increased data collection. The commission, which has met multiple times this year under the direction of Attorney General Mike Hunter, laid out five initial recommendations …

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Jul 06

Pennsylvania’s Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Pilot Program for Justice-Involved Individuals

This fact sheet from the Addiction Policy Forum describes Pennsylvania’s Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Pilot Program for Justice-Involved Individuals is a program focused on achieving better outcomes for individuals experiencing substance abuse issues who are reentering society following a period of incarceration within a Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PA DOC) facility. The fact sheet includes the …

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