New OTPs In Tennessee, Where Medicaid Now Covers Methadone/OTP

Assistance for the CON came from Blount County Mayor Ed Mitchell, Blount County Circuit Court Clerk Tom Hatcher, Program Director of the Blount County Recovery Court & & Veterans Treatment Court Amy Galyon, Senior Pastor of East Maryville Baptist Church Rev. Keith Johnson, Associate Pastor of Sevier Heights Baptist Church Charles McNutt, Executive Director of the Knoxville, based Metro Drug Coalition Karen Pershing, North Carolina State Opioid Treatment Authority Smith Worth, ReVIDA Recovery Chief Compliance Officer Amy Morris, as well as American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD) President Mark Parrino. From the professional threat arrangement is the adhering to definition of OUD therapy:

Treatments for opioid use therapies are designed usage problem across made and also provided care including but not treatment consisting of however, restricted treatmentHealth center Intensive Outpatient Program, Office-Based Opioid Treatment, Opioid Treatment Program, primary care and peer main servicesAnd also Now that Medicaid is paying for therapy in Tennessee, various other OTPs are seeking clients there– and also Talbott is concerned that some treatment doesn’t satisfy his high standards for extensive treatment.