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Opioid Treatment Programs: Examine Take-Home Dose Policy Post-PHE

By Maya Goldman / October 7, 2021 at 3:40 PM
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration should consider changing requirements for take-home doses of methadone, ensure state and federal regulations line up with payment policy, remove barriers to interim maintenance treatment and more, the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence recommends in its recent recommendations for policy and regulatory reform after the COVID-19 public health emergency. SAMHSA Senior Media Advisor Christopher Garrett told Inside Health Policy in response to a question about whether methadone take-home...


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