For additional information on opioid dependence and where to get help, visit the websites and organizations below.
Medicaid is a federal government program for families and individuals with low income and limited resources. Medicaid.gov provides state-by-state information on eligibility and enrollment.
Medicare is a national social insurance program that guarantees access to health insurance for Americans aged 65 and older and people with disabilities. Medicare.gov offers information on Medicare coverage and plans as well as additional helpful resources.
The National Alliance of Advocates for Buprenorphine Treatment (NAABT) is a nonprofit organization charged with the mission to educate the public about the disease of opioid dependence and treatment with buprenophine.
The mission of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is to lead the nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA) was established by Congress in 1992 to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness in American communities.
The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) represents over 3,000 physicians and associated professionals dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment. ASAM also educates healthcare professionals and the public, supports research and prevention, and promotes the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addictions.