by Genoa Healthcare / May 2019READ MORE
MAT is an effective treatment for Substance Use Disorders;
however, 30 million Americans don’t have access to addiction psychiatrists.
With TeleMAT, patients can receive care and addiction treatment
from specialists through telepsychiatry.
use disorder and
Handles billing &
refers to recovery
between prescriber, counselor,
and patient & provides routine
support to patients
How does a TeleMAT program work?
Data 2000 Waiver
Providers who wish to prescribe or dispense buprenorphine products for addiction must apply for the Data 2000 Waiver
On-site staff will complete an initial intake assessment to determine if MAT is appropriate for the patient
Patient Education & Consent
Clinic staff will run toxicology report, educate patients on MAT & next steps, and receive patient consent
If an induction is needed, clinic nursing staff will facilitate an induction on-site at the clinic or in the patient’s home
Care coordination between the provider, counselor, care coordinator, and care facility is crucial for maintenance of MAT