Source: Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
To help address the opioid crisis in the state of Ohio, the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is offering free DEA DATA 2000 waiver trainings to all physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who hold an Ohio license and a current DEA number. Physicians who attend the 1.5 day training, obtain their waiver and fulfill reimbursement criteria will receive $1,300. Nurse practitioners and physician assistants who attend the training, complete an additional online component, obtain their waiver and fulfill reimbursement criteria will receive $750. All attendees will also receive free CMEs. Trainings can be found on the OhioMHAS Workforce Development website. Additional training will be added throughout the year.