Study findings support value of expanding use of telehealth services for opioid use disorder-related care
Aug 31, 2022 Press Release
Apr 08, 2021 Press Release
Dec 22, 2020 Press Release
Aug 28, 2020 Press Release
Decision adds new access to acupuncture for Medicare beneficiaries as a potential pain treatment alternative to opioid use
Jan 21, 2020 Press Release
District of Columbia first to access federal matching funds for critical tools to address both opioid crisis and serious mental illness
Nov 06, 2019 Press Release
The CY 2020 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule (CMS-1715-F) establishes Medicare Coverage for Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Services Furnished by Opioid Treatment Programs.
Nov 01, 2019 Press Release
New Medicaid Drug Utilization Review standards build on existing state activities to encourage appropriate use of opioids and other medications.
Aug 05, 2019 Press Release
Guidance announced today explains additional options to help to combat the opioid crisis.
Jul 29, 2019 Press Release
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced today that Minnesota and Nebraska have become the 23rd and 24th states who have received approval under the Trump Administration for innovative demonstration projects that increase access to treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD) and other substance use disorders (SUD).
Jun 28, 2019 Press Release