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Posted inChronic DiseaseFeaturedPublic HealthSubstance Use

N.C. efforts to reduce opioid dependency highlighted in national report

By Yen Duong In a national report subtitled “Leading-edge Practices and Next Steps,” the American Medical Association and consulting firm Manatt Health highlighted a North Carolina Medical Society initiative to support providers treating opioid use disorder. Project OBOT, short for office-based opioid treatment, helps North Carolina providers get trained to prescribe medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to […]