Patient Brokering or Third-Party Referrals is Illegal
Did you know that Congress passed a bill banning third-party referrals for substance use disorder treatment? Be careful whom you speak with to get referrals and recommendations.
SAMHSA, the federal agency for Substance Abuse & Mental Health services, maintains a directory of certified Opioid Treatment Programs. They also have a directory of Buprenorphine Treatment Providers. Check these directories below for a provider near you. You can also call their National Helpline to get referrals 1-800-662-HELP (4357) TTY: 1-800-487-4889.