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SAMHSA COVID-19 Resources and Information

SAMHSA recognizes the challenges posed by the current COVID-19 situation and is providing the following guidance and resources to assist individuals, providers, communities, and states across the country. SAMHSA stands ready to assist in any manner possible.

Coronavirus Crisis Opens Access to Online Opioid Addiction Treatment

This report discusses the increasing access to online opioid addiction treatment due to the coronavirus crisis. This change is due to the national emergency declaration that suspended the law that required in-person visits prior to receiving medication.