Maryland Addiction Consultation Service
MACS provides support to primary care and specialty prescribers across Maryland in the identification and treatment of Substance Use Disorders and chronic pain management.
- Providing free phone consultation for clinical questions, resources, or referral information
- Offering education and training opportunities related to substance use disorders and chronic pain management
- Assisting in the identification of addiction and behavioral health resources that meet the needs of the patients in your community
Upcoming MACS Training
Presented by MACS Consultant, Dr. Christopher Welsh
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
12 - 1 pm
It still hurts! Treating Pain in Patients with Opioid Use Disorder
Presenter: Mark Bicket, MD, PhD
Date: June 13, 2019
Making Amends for the Opioid Epidemic
MACS Consultant, Yngvild Olsen, MD, MPH, is an author of this article published on The JAMA Forum.
Drug Overdose Deaths in the United States
NORC at the University of Chicago and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s USDA Rural Development have created this tool to allow users to map overdose hotspots and overlay them with data that provide additional context to opioid addiction and death - including the strength and diversity of local economies, ethnicity, educational attainment, and disability status of residents.