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New DEA Requirement for Substance Abuse Disorder Training for Renewal of License


On December 29, 2022, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023 enacted a new one-time, eight-hour training requirement for all Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)-registered practitioners on the treatment and management of patients with opioid or other substance use disorders. LACMA member Dr. Basil Vassantachart and LACMA executive committee and board members will host a webinar in May to inform members about the DEA requirement. Stay tuned for more details!



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