Practice Innovations in Opioid Management is a statewide initiative that gives incentives to providers to obtain their DEA X waiver required to prescribe MAT. The project also delivers Sound Team Training to practices, giving them knowledge and tools to adopt a comprehensive MAT program through ongoing practice support and facilitation.
Colorado Drug Overdose Increases from 2002-2014
Expanding Access to Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Across Colorado
804 completed waiver training
597 also applied for DEA X waiver
110 practices have participated in the team training
6870 more patients can receive MAT
250+ new patients already getting MAT
Practice Innovations in Opioid Management is generously funded by the Office of Behavioral Health through their Colorado State Targeted Response award.