Primary Care and Medication Assisted Treatment: A Powerful Combination

Published on March 15, 2016 by

More than 150 primary care providers gathered at Maine Quality Counts forums in five locations across the state last Thursday night to learn about Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), a form of addiction therapy that combines counseling with medication, typically buprenorphine, to help reduce the craving for opioids. Just days earlier, Maine Attorney General Janet Mills…