Tackling the Opioid Crisis in a Rural Community
Discusses a partnership between a rural hospital physician and the director of a community counseling center to establish a medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid addiction in rural Maine. Presents the program's support structure, as well as the advantages of having an integrated treatment approach.
American Hospital Association
Access · Illicit drug use · Integrated service delivery · Networking and collaboration · Prescription drug abuse · Primary care · Maine