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Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

2017 Award Recipients

CCSME presented awards in four categories. Please see the attached document for full descriptions. Visionary Leadership Award Mary Susan Haynes, Ph.D. The Hon. Nancy Mills...

Buprenorphine Waiver Notification | SAMHSA

Must be completed by physicians seeking to prescribe buprenorphine.

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain


Chronic Pain and Controlled Medication Playbook | Maine Quality Counts

For practices providing chronic pain management and/or for those interested in developing a policy and protocol for the prescribing of controlled medications, the Playbook below...

Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

Conference to discuss possible connection between opiate addiction, mental health

A brief article and video about the conference from WCSH-6. AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — People working in both the mental health and substance abuse...

Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

Discrimination and the Opioid Crisis

Nick Szubiak — Integrated Health Consultant, National Council for Behavioral Health — has over 15 years of experience in direct service, administration and clinical supervision....

Diversion Alert

Diversion Alert addresses the prescription drug abuse epidemic with innovative tools which provide access to drug arrest data for medical professionals so they can identify...

Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

Drug treatment need urgent but seems ‘overwhelming,’ federal official says

An article about and photos of the conference in the Kennebec Journal, March 1, 2017 Kimberly Johnson, the director of the federal Center for Substance...

Maine Independent Clinical Information Service (MICIS)

MICIS, the Maine Independent Clinical Information Service, is an innovative educational outreach program designed to provide independent clinical information to Maine physicians and other prescribers...

Maine Opiate Collaborative

Convened by the US Attorney General, bringing together education, prevention, treatment, recovery, and law enforcement.

Medication-Assisted Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder Pocket Guide | SAMHSA

Offers guidelines for physicians using medication-assisted treatment for patients with opioid use disorder. Discusses the various types of approved medications, screening and assessment tools, and...

Medicines to Relieve Chronic Pain


Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

More must be done to provide drug abuse treatment, get addicts into it, federal official says

An article about and photos of the conference in the Portland Press Herald, March 1, 2017 Kimberly Johnson, the director of the federal Center for...

Morphine Milligram Equivalent (MME) Calculator


Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

National expert wants more attention on prescription drugs to fight addiction

A brief article and video about the conference from WCSH-6 AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Despite the record number of drug overdose deaths in Maine,...

Conference Materials

2017 • Annual Membership Meeting

National Trends in Substance Use, Misuse and Disorders

Dr. Kimberly Johnson — Director of Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) — opened the meeting with...

Pain Management Diversion | Maine Medical Association

Summary of pain management and diversion resources.

Primary Care Buprenorphine Programs: Ten Elements of Success


Rule Chapter 21 — Use of Controlled Substances for Treatment of Pain

Joint rule of Board of Osteopathic Licensure, Board of Licensure in Medicine, Board of Dental Examiners, Board of Nursing, & Board of Podiatric Medicine to...

StartYourRecovery.org

StartYourRecovery.org is a free, confidential resource developed with the input of leading clinicians, experts from the White House and SAMHSA, and people in recovery themselves....