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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...

Frequently Asked Questions about Opioid Overdose

This pamphlet includes information on how to identify and what to do in the event of an opioid overdose.

Frequently Asked Questions about Opioid Use Disorder and IMAT

This pamphlet includes information about Opioid Use Disorder and Integrated Medication-Assisted Treatment.

Frequently Asked Questions about Prescription Opioids

This pamphlet includes information on the names of prescription opioids, side effects, risks, and safe use.

How to Safely Store and Get Rid of Medicines

This pamphlet contains information on storage and disposal of medications.

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.

MaineHealth Opioid Use Disorder | Medication-Assisted Treatment

MaineHealth shares your concerns about how the opioid epidemic is affecting our communities. Our providers work to treat pain safely and effectively, while lowering the...

MaineHealth Opioid Use Treatment & Resources

As a clinician, you strive to provide the best evidence-based, patient-centered care to your patients. MaineHealth wants to provide you with up-to-date information about current...

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