Buprenorphine Waiver Eligibility Training for Clinical Providers

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When:
December 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
2018-12-08T09:00:00-05:00
2018-12-08T13:00:00-05:00
Where:
Tompkins County Public Health
55 Brown Rd
Cedarville, NJ 08311
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Dr. Christopher Barrick
716-887-2538

Tompkins County Public Health – Ithaca, NY December 8, 2018 (9AM – 1PM)

 

The University at Buffalo’s Clinical Research Institute and the NYS

Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) are sponsoring a free buprenorphine waiver training for clinical health care providers.

 

The buprenorphine waiver 8-hour training is offered in a half-and-half format (4.5 hrs. of in-person training followed by 3.5 hrs. of online training).

 

  • Light refreshments will be served
  • Participants will receive CME credits
  • Participants will be eligible to participate in post-training mentoring

 

 

Physicians (MDs, DOs) need to complete the half-and-half course to apply for the waiver. Nurse Practitioners (NPs) and Physician Assistants (PAs) are required to complete the standardized buprenorphine waiver 8-hour training as well as an additional 16 hours of online training as established by the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA). Please contact us for further information.

 

Trainer:

Dr. Paul Updike

Director of Addiction Medicine and Recovery Services

Catholic Health System

 

 

Location:

Tompkins County Public Health, Rice Conference Room

55 Brown Road

Ithaca, NY 14850

 

 

Online registration for the workshop:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZBQF7P9

 

Directions:

https://goo.gl/maps/xgPVf6geGgG2

 

Questions:

Please contact Dr. Christopher Barrick (716-887-2538; barrick@ria.buffalo.edu)