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Maryland Addiction Consultation Service provides phone consultations, education, training, and support to primary care and specialty prescribers in addressing the needs of their patients with substance use disorders and chronic pain management.
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Featured event.
Register for CME event Understanding Opioid Epidemic
Register for CME event
Treating Opioid Use Disorder in a Primary Care Setting
Tuesday, April 16 | 12 - 1 pm
Presented by MACS Consultant, Michael Fingerhood, MD
Register for webinar
Online trainings.
Chronic Pain Management
MACS offers chronic pain management consultation and training opportunities.
Call 1-855-337-MACS for more information and check out our website for pain resources.
Save the Date!
Next MACS Webinar:

June 13, 2019  |  12 - 1 pm

A warm welcome to our new MACS Consultant, Mark Bicket, MD, who will be presenting on chronic pain management. Stay tuned for details. 
Mark's bio.
Link to treating chronic pain and preventing OUD modules
PCSS' free, online modules offer up-to-date and evidence-based information on best opioid prescribing practices and treatment of opioid use disorder. Learn more...
Free, Online MAT Waiver Training
MACS provides MAT waiver trainings. Stay tuned for new dates. In the meantime, get your buprenorphine waiver online:
Nurse Practitioners
Physician's Assistants
Opioid Overdose Deaths Among Women Have Increased Sharply
Read more....
Anxiety, Depression, and Insomnia Among Adults With Opioid Dependence Treated With Extended-Release Naltrexone vs Buprenorphine-Naloxone
Read more....
Monthly buprenorphine injections effective for opioid use disorders
Read more....

Did you know.... you can get CME credits for
reading articles?

Find out more...

Pearls of Practice 7: Combining Clinical & Professional Development

March 30, 2019  |  7 am - 4:30 pm 

MACS Consultant, Michael Fingerhood, MD will be presenting on the Integration of Buprenorphine Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder with Primary Care and the MACS Team will be tabling - come say hi and learn about our free addiction consultation services!

Anne Arundel Medical Center
Belcher Pavilion 7th floor
2000 Medical Pkwy Annapolis, MD 21401

Tuerk Conference on Mental Health & Addiction Treatment
April 23, 2019  |  7 am - 5:15 pm

MACS Consultant, Yngvild Olsem, MD will be presenting on Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery: Perspectives on Medications and the MACS Team will be tabling - come say hi and learn about our free addiction consultation services!

Baltimore Convention Center
1 W Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21201

NIDA Adolescent SUD screening tools link
Adolescent Substance Use Screening Tools
Two screening tools are available for use with adolescent patients (ages 12-17) in primary care settings:
Maryland Addiction Consultation Website
University of Maryland School of Medicine
737 W. Baltimore Street, 4th floor, Baltimore MD 21201
Phone: 1-855-337-MACS (6227)
Fax: 1-855-337-MACS (6227)

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