Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2020). Coronavirus SAMHSA Resources and Information.
Flexibilities include: 1. SAMHSA has worked with the Drug Enforcement Administration to facilitate use of telemedicine in providing medication-assisted treatment. 2. SAMHSA has provided blanket exceptions for all stable pateints in an opioid treatment program to receive 28 days of Take-Home doses of the patient's medication for opioid use disorder.