Health Professionals

Cures Act - Prescriber MAT Training


Cures Act - Prescriber MAT Training

Efforts to develop a workforce that can prescribe buprenorphine for medication assisted treatment in under way in Ohio. Physicians, physician assistants or advanced nurse practitioners can access training through OhioMHAS.

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Opiate Project ECHO-CMEs


Opiate Project ECHO-CMEs

OhioMHAS will be sponsoring several services to help mentor and provide continuing education for physicians through Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes). Videoconferences will be hosted by Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) through two distinct ECHOS.

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Suicide Prevention Training


Suicide Prevention

Ohio loses between 1,500 and 1,700 citizens to suicide each year, more than twice the rate of homicide deaths. Suicide is a major public health issue across the nation and the number of Ohioans who are dying is increasing.

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Opioid Prescribing Limits
 


Opioid Prescribing Limits

Health care providers can play a critical role for their patients by adopting consensus-based opioid prescribing guidelines. By limiting prescriptions, fewer people will become addicted by misusing their legitimate medications for pain management, and there will be fewer opioids available for illegal diversion.

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Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment


Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment

The program is designed to reduce morbidity and mortality of alcohol and other drug use through early intervention and the integration of medical and behavioral health approaches.

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Conference Materials
 


Conference Materials

OhioMHAS sponsors many training opportunities for health professionals, social workers and community advocates. Many of our archived presentation materials are archived on this website.

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