DHS Announces Opioid Treatment Grant Opportunity
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is seeking proposals for the infrastructure planning and development of opioid treatment programs, telehealth, and mobile medication-assisted treatment units and emergency department or other hospital initiatives to develop buprenorphine induction for people with opioid use disorder prior to release, in high need and underserved areas of Wisconsin. DHS intends to use the results of this process to award grant agreement(s) for this purpose in such a way to expand coverage of opioid treatment services in underserved geographic areas of the state and for underserved populations.
More information about this grant funding opportunity can be found here
. Applications must be submitted by 2 p.m. March 30, 2020.
This story originally appeared in the February 20, 2020 edition of WHA Newsletter