Help with Prescribing MOUD

As of January 1, 2023, any clinician who has a DEA license that authorizes schedule III medications may prescribe buprenorphine.  For more information, see:

Other resources for initiating buprenorphine: 

CA Bridge:

Center for Addiction Medicine and Policy Buprenorphine Induction Pathway:

UCSF Substance Use Warmline is available to talk to an Experienced MOUD provider 9:00 am to 8:00 pm ET at 1-855-300-3595 or online at

Additional training and technical assistance is offered through the Central East (HHS) Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network.  For more information, see: