Hospital-based Medication for Addiction Treatment: The Value Add

This series occurs on October 14, 21 and 28 from 12pm - 1pm MT. 


This three-week series will enable participants to make a compelling case for the development of a MAT program in their hospital. Topic areas include the epidemiology and costs of the opioid use disorder (OUD) epidemic, the case for starting a hospital-based MAT program, an interprofessional model of care, and understanding and combating the stigma associated with OUD.


This educational activity is jointly provided by AXIS Medical Education and Colorado Hospital Association.

This series has been approved for 3.0 contact hours for the following: CME, CNE and Pharmacy. The participants will need to attend ALL sessions in order to receive credit. 


  • Utilize appropriate tools provided to present a business case to hospital administrators for setting up a MAT program.
  • Justify the need for a hospital-based MAT program to administrators and fellow clinical and implementation staff.
  • Identify and guard against stigma that negatively impacts the treatment of patients with OUD.


Session/Title Date
1 - The Value of a Hospital-based MAT program 10/14/2020
2 - An Inter-professional Model of Care 10/21/2020
3 - Stigma Kills 10/28/2020
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