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Take our new CE webinar on medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorders (it’s free!)

An estimated 115 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose, according to the CDC*. Learn how you can help save lives in the opioid epidemic.

Take our new recorded webinar, Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders

The webinar is presented by Gary Henschen, MD, LFAPA, Magellan’s senior vice president, medical director of medical management. Earlier this year, Magellan released a related webinar, Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opiate Use Disorders in Youth and Young Adults.

These trainings are available after secure sign-in on the Magellan provider website. Magellan providers are eligible to receive 1.0 Continuing Education Clock Hour for completing this webinar.

  1. Go to
  2. Enter your username and password in the Sign In box.
  3. Select Online Training from the Education top menu.
  4. Find the training and supporting materials under Courses Offered for CE Credit.


Interested in becoming part of Magellan's network of prescribers who specialize in medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorders?

Contact your Magellan network representative today, or dial the Provider Services Line at 1-800-788-4005 and ask to be connected to your area network rep.

You can also email about joining the MAT network, and a network representative will follow up with you soon.

Magellan's Dr. Caroline Carney featured in Becker's Hospital Review

The recent article focuses on barriers to the adoption of MAT for opioid use disorder and reinforces our efforts to position Magellan as a leader in the opioid crisis. Don't miss it!


*CDC. Drug overdose deaths in the United States continue to increase in 2015. Available at 

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