MONTHLY | August 2020
MACS provides support to Maryland prescribers and their practices in addressing the needs of their patients with substance use disorders and chronic pain management.
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HOLIDAYS | The MACS line will be closed:
Labor Day - Monday, September 7, 2020
#MACSpotlight - July
Get to know the MACS team!
Each month we will feature a MACS team member in the #MACSpotlight.
Follow us on social media for the next #MACSpotlight on Friday, 8/21.
August Awareness Campaigns
8/9 - 8/15: National Health Center Week
8/31: International Overdose Awareness Day
Opioid Use Disorders and Pregnancy
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Live, free CME webinar

Presented by MACS Consultant, Christopher Welsh, MD

Save the date for our upcoming fall trainings and
stay tuned for details!
Understanding the Opioid Epidemic: Provider's Role in the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
Thursday, September 24, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Live, virtual & free CME event

Presented by MACS Consultant, Eric Weintraub, MD
PCSS Half & Half Waiver Trainings
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 | 8:00 am - 12:15 pm

Thursday, October 29, 2020 | 8:00 am - 12:15 pm

Live, virtual & free CME events presented by MACS Consultants
Motivational Enhancement Therapy for Substance Use Disorders
Friday, October 9, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Live, free CME webinar

Presented by MACS Consultant, David McDuff, MD
Past Webinars
Visit the MACS Webinar Archive
Racial Disparities in Accessing Evidence-Based OUD Treatment and the Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic 
Talking To Change: A Motivational Interviewing Podcast
Health Privacy Rule 42 CFR Part 2 Is Revised, Modernizing Care Coordination for Americans Seeking Treatment for Substance Use Disorders
ACCESS Maryland Harm Reduction
The Maryland Department of Health formed the Center for Harm Reduction Services that envisions a Maryland where health care and social service systems meet the needs of people who use drugs in a comprehensive, community-based manner. They support syringe service programs, naloxone distribution, and resource allocation for harm reduction programs programs across the state. Learn more...