MATE Act: The Alcohol Withdrawal Timeline and Importance of Medically Supervised Detox
Federal and state policy over the last decade has sought to overcome the long-term effects of substance misuse impacting individuals, families, communities, and those charged with resource allocation. The recently passed Medication Access and Training Expansion (MATE) Act, requires new or renewing DEA registrants to have completed a total of at least 8 hours of training in opioid or other substance use disorders.
This course is compliant with the MATE Act and will address alcohol use disorders and effective treatment planning and detox.
FAQ MATE Act (click here)
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registered practitioners.
- Explain the importance of medically supervised detox.
- Identify alcohol withdrawal signs and symptoms and utilize effective treatments.
Jennyffer Miller, M.D., MPH
Associate Chief Medical Officer
The Recovery Village/Advanced Recovery Systems
Orlando Recovery Center
Jennyffer Miller, M.D., MPH, faculty for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* to disclose, and has indicated that the presentation will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
*Ineligible companies - Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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