Providers Clinical Support System - Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (PCSS-MOUD)



Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)


Offers healthcare professionals evidence-based training, education, and resources to treat patients with opioid use disorder (OUD). Provides free medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD) training for physicians, physician assistants (PA), advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs), and medical students. Training is available online or in-person.

What This Program Offers

PCSS MOUD offers:

  • MOUD training that helps providers meet the Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA) training requirement when applying for or renewing a DEA license
  • Evidence-based training for primary care providers related to the prevention and treatment of OUD and treatment of chronic pain
  • Clinical mentoring, education, and other resources to help primary care providers identify substance use disorder (SUD) and proper treatment

Who Can Receive Services from This Program

  • Physicians (MD or DO)
  • Physician assistants (PA)
  • Advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs)
  • Medical students

Geographic Coverage



To register for MOUD training, select the desired format, either online or in-person, and complete the registration online:

Topics This Program Addresses

Education and Training • Healthcare Workforce • Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) • Opioids • Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing • Prevention • Substance Use Disorder • Treatment