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Targeted Capacity Expansion: Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction (MAT-PDOA)

 
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.243
Sponsor
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Deadlines
Jul 31, 2017
Contact

For program issues:
Kim Thierry
240.276.2907
Kim.Thierry@samhsa.hhs.gov

For grants management and budget issues:
Eileen Bermudez
240.276.1412
foacsat@samhsa.hhs.gov

Purpose

The Medication Assisted Treatment - Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction (MAT-PDOA) program provides funding for state agencies to expand or enhance access to medication assisted treatment (MAT) services for individuals with opioid use disorder. The goals of the program are to:

  • Increase the number of admissions for MAT
  • Increase the number of clients receiving integrated care/treatment
  • Decrease illicit opioid drug use at 6-month follow-up
  • Decrease the use of prescription opioids in a non-prescribed manner at 6-month follow-up
Eligibility

Eligibility is limited to 17 states identified with having the highest rates of primary treatment admissions for heroin and opioids per capita and includes those with the most dramatic increases for heroin and opioids, based on SAMHSA’s Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS): 2007 – 2014. See Appendix E of the program guidance for the full list of eligible states.

Geographic coverage
17 states with the highest rates of treatment admissions for heroin and opioids per capita
Amount of funding

Estimated award amount: Up to $2 million per year for up to 3 years if using a certified EHR system or if using a non-certified system but planning to certify. Up to $1.9 million per year for up to 3 years if not using a certified EHR system or using a non-certified system with no plan to certify.
Estimated total funding: $28,000,000
Anticipated Number of Awards: Up to 5 awards

Application process

The application instructions and materials are available on the program website. Completed applications must be submitted via grants.gov.

Tagged as
Integrated service delivery · Prescription drug abuse · Substance abuse · Alabama · California · Delaware · Florida · Georgia · Maine · Michigan · Minnesota · Nebraska · Nevada · New York · North Dakota · Ohio · Pennsylvania · South Dakota · Tennessee · Utah



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