Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Group

What is the best use of use of medication, such as opioids, together with psychological and social support in tackling in the treatment of substance use disorders, reducing harm, preventing death and supporting recovery for Scotland? The MAT Sub-Group will set of national minimum and optimal standards for MAT, and a description of models of care that can deliver these, based on an evidence into action approach. It will look to define an agreed governance framework for the delivery of MAT with reduced barriers, in partnership with the Chief Medical, Nursing and Pharmaceutical officers, Scotland.