Reducing Substance Use Disorders

As part of a strategy to improve the care and outcomes for individuals with a SUD, CMS invites states to leverage IAP resources to introduce delivery system and payment reforms that better identify individuals with a SUD, expand coverage for effective SUD treatment, and enhance SUD practices delivered to beneficiaries. Based on feedback from states and partners, IAP designed a curriculum and technical support strategy that reflect the keystones of SUD program innovation, including the use of quality metrics and data analytics, benefit design and provider strategies, and value-based purchasing for SUD.

Review the Opioid Data Dashboards Flash Track Program Overview and Information Session Slides. Interested states are asked to complete and email the Expression of Interest form to MedicaidIAP@CMS.HHS.gov by midnight (EDT) on May 25, 2018.