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12-31-2020

The COVID-19 vaccine won’t solve major substance use disorder treatment gaps

With widespread vaccine distribution, behavioral health organizations will resume more treatment services for patients in need. Even if such services return to pre-pandemic levels, medication-assisted treatment (MAT) services will not be sufficient. As vaccination distribution ramps up, access to behavioral health services and prevention efforts must also expand to help stem growing overdose incidents.

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