July 6, 2017
Categories: Substance Abuse

Addiction Policy Forum logoThis 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 main components of the program, stakeholders and partners, implementation challenges, and plans to expand the use of MAT across other PA DOC facilities.

Source: JusticeCenter