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Evidence-Based Practices: Medication Assisted Treatment


Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Guide

Medication Assisted Treatment Guide, cover imageDHSS developed a Medication Assisted Treatment Guide to assist Alaska providers in implementing opioid treatment services. Medication assisted treatment is an evidence-based approach to treating opioid use disorders with one of three medications approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration: buprenorphine, methadone and naltrexone. This guide focuses on understanding how to use buprenorphine and naltrexone in office-based settings in conjunction with behavioral health treatment and supports.
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