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Medication Assisted Treatment: Ready, Set, Implement

February 8, 2017 | Addictions | Comments

Aaron Williams

Senior Director, Training and Technical Assistance for Substance Use

In July, President Obama signed the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) that — among other things —  mandates our health care system to use state-of-the-science medications to treat addiction, in combination with other proven treatments. Last year, I attended the official roll-out of the Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health. The report […]

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