MAT Waiver Training

Sign up for the Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS) Half and Half Medications for Addiction Treatment (MAT) waiver training course.
You will learn about prescribing buprenorphine in office-based settings for the treatment of OUD as well as the prevention,
identification, and treatment of substance use disorders emphasizing OUD. This session covers the first 4 hours of training.

Educational Objectives

  • Screen and identify patients with OUD and define evidence-based treatments.
  • Discuss the pharmacology of opioids as it relates to treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) patients.
  • Describe the fundamentals of office-based opioid treatment including the treatment of the co-morbid patient.
  • Explain the process of buprenorphine induction as well as stabilization and maintenance.
  • Discuss all FDA approved antagonist and agonist medications to treat OUD.
  • Discuss basic office protocols including medical record documentation and confidentially.
  • Utilize evidence-based resources to ensure providers have the confidence to prescribe buprenorphine for patients with
  • Recognize the importance of obtaining a waiver to begin treating patients with OUD.

To register, visit EventBrite.

For more information, contact Philippe Thuillier at 503-314-2218 or our program coordinator Sophia Ver Steeg.

Event Date: 12/16/2022