MAT in the ED


Resources to help initiate Medication-Assisted Treatment for patients presenting with opioid withdrawal (last updated May 2018):

Behavior Health Treatment Locator — managed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Buprenorphine Guide: ED-BRIDGE is a partnership with the California Poison Control System and the California Hub and Spoke System to provide 24-7 emergency access to initiation of buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder in all California communities.

ED-Bridge FAQs

How to Start a BUP Program in the ED

Quick BUP Algorithm