How Medication Is Treating Substance Use Disorder

Did you know medication is the gold standard in treating opioid addiction?  It’s no different inside our facilities, and in this episode of Lockup Lowdown, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Statewide Coordinator Steve Seitchik explains. Seitchik introduces what MAT is and how it’s currently used inside DOC facilities, and he outlines where he’d like to see it go in the future.