After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Recognize some of the racial inequities in delivery of MOUD
  2. Summarize barriers to accessing methadone maintenance
  3. Demonstrate basic knowledge of 42 CFR 8.12 and the regulations governing methadone
  4. Propose changes to methadone delivery in your region or state to improve access and retention
  5. Describe historical and political events in the 1970s that created national drug policy


Ruth A. Potee, MD
Medical Director
Behavioral Health Network
Franklin County House of Corrections Associate Professor of Medicine

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.

None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. 

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Session date: 
01/25/2022 - 7:00am to 8:15am EST
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut St
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.25 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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