Telehealth and Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Treatment and Recovery Services
Training Toolkit
Learn to Use Telehealth to Provide SUD Treatment and Recovery Services
You are invited to take a complimentary self-paced course in Telehealth and Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Treatment and Recovery Services. Earn 2.0 CEU or CME* credits by completing the SUPPORT for ME Tele-SUD Training Toolkit, designed by the Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (NETRC), in partnership with Maine DHHS and SUD Treatment and Recovery Services subject matter experts.

This course was developed for a wide variety of Maine providers who will be utilizing telehealth to provide Substance Use Disorder (SUD) and Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) services to their patients and clients. The topics covered in this training toolkit include:
·      Introduction to the SUPPORT for ME Program
·      MaineCare Telehealth Policy and Guidance
·      SUD Billing and Coding
·      Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Workflows
·      Leveraging Telehealth to Provide SUD Treatment and Recovery Services 
·      Video Visit Best Practices and Etiquette
·      Patient/Client Resources
·      SUPPORT for ME Portal Overview

If you and your team would rather participate in a live training covering this content, please contact Caren Bishop ([email protected]) to schedule.
Get FREE Continuing Education Credits!
This training toolkit is structured as a self-paced viewing of multiple mediums including didactic presentations, interactive material and mixed resources embedded throughout. The estimated time to complete the toolkit is 2 hours.

The Maine Medical Education Trust designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Maine Medical Education Trust and Medical Care Development. The Maine Medical Education Trust is accredited by the Maine Medical Association Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity qualifies for 2.0 credit(s) of the 3 CME credit requirement for opioid medication education found in P.L. 2015, Chapter 488, Maine’s legislation to address the opioid drug crisis. 
About SUPPORT for ME
In late 2019, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services received federal funding to implement “SUPPORT for ME,” a new program to assess and build SUD treatment and recovery capacity in Maine. The SUPPORT for ME initiative will help enhance Maine’s response to the opioid crisis by increasing access to vital services for SUD . Visit the SUPPORT for ME webpage to learn more. 
About the NETRC
The Northeast Telehealth Resource Center (a proud member of the National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers) aims to increase access to quality health care services for rural and medically underserved populations through Telehealth. Our service area includes New England, Northern New Jersey, and New York. Learn more at
NETRC | [email protected] | 800-379-2021 |
The TeleSUD Training Toolkit is supported by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award totaling $2,144,255 with 100 percent funded by CMS/HHS. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by CMS/HHS, or the U.S. Government.