OKMAT Webinar Series

Office-Based Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder 

In the United States opioid addiction and opioid-related death rates are climbing, and our Oklahoma providers are on the front lines. Effective medications can save lives, but not enough patients have access to them. This webinar series provides real-world strategies for implementing buprenorphine in your office-based practice. All presenters currently provide medication-assisted treatment services in office-based settings and share their experiences with you. 

Webinar Series:

Webinar 1: Buprenorphine Initiation

This webinar focuses on the initial intake visit, patient assessment, office vs home initiation, patient communication, medication tips, and sample plans. 

Webinar 2: Buprenorphine Maintenance 

This webinar discusses dosage assessment, how to interpret urine toxicology results, common clinical challenges, and patient communication between visits.

Webinar 3: Including Family and Friends in Patient Care

This webinar provides an overview on how to assess a patients’ support network and include loved ones in the care process, from explaining OUD as a chronic condition, preparing expectations of loved ones, and training them on overdose prevention and naloxone administration.