Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
State Board of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
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9/19/22  2:58 pm
Commenter: Circe Cooke, MD

12VAC35-105-1000. Preventing duplication of medication services. To prevent duplication of opioid m

It is often difficult to reach  private providers of MAT, and too often efforts to obtain records are futile or take a long time.   Attempts  to contact these providers seem reasonable once the client has been admitted into MAT program, but to delay services based on this requirement could result in increase numbers of overdoses of individuals with opioid use disorder

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