This website offers a DATA-2000 qualifying buprenorphine training activity and also complies with CARA 2016. What does this mean?

Physician Short version: If you complete this activity you can apply for your waiver to prescribe buprenorphine.

Physician Long version: This website offers an official training activity that satisfies the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) training requirement for a DATA-2000 waiver. This means that you can take the 10-module activity on BupPractice.com to qualify for your waiver to prescribe buprenorphine. This training activity is provided by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). The website is an ASAM online buprenorphine training activity that is presented in collaboration with Clinical Tools, Inc. ASAM also holds live buprenorphine trainings across the United States. Learn more about ASAM at their website.

NP/PA Short version: Your 24 hour training activity involves the 10 modules on Buppractice.com (part 1) and 14 modules on two other websites (parts 2 and 3), which you will be able to reach from the bottom of the activity page on this website, Buppractice.com. Once you complete all modules and have requested continuing education credit for each of the 3 parts, you can apply for your waiver to prescribe buprenorphine online.

NP/PA Long version: This website offers 8-9 hours of an official training activity that satisfies the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) training requirement for a DATA-2000 waiver. A later law, CARA 2016 allows NPPAs to become waivered if they complete a total of 24 hours. The additional hours of training are available on two other websites, which you will be able to reach from the bottom of the activity page on this website, Buppractice.com. This means that you can take the 10-module activity on BupPractice.com, plus 14 additional modules on two other websites, in order to qualify for your waiver to prescribe buprenorphine. This training activity is provided by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). These training activities are an ASAM online buprenorphine training activity for NPs and PAs that is presented in collaboration with Clinical Tools, Inc. ASAM also holds live buprenorphine trainings across the United States. Learn more about ASAM at their website.