The UHS Addiction Medicine Department is pleased to announce a new call-in Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) Program to meet our community’s needs during the twin opioid and COVID epidemics. Patients who access the program will receive comprehensive substance use disorder services including assessment, medication management, group and individual counseling, case management, peer services, and opioid overdose prevention counseling and linkage to naloxone.
How Can I Get Help?
If you are interested in medication for addiction treatment with Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone), please call (607) 762-3288 between the hours of 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. Monday through Friday and 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Our team of licensed social workers and Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselors will meet with you to determine if you have an opioid use disorder and if our in Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) program is appropriate for you. If it is not appropriate, we will develop an alternative plan to address your needs.
Transfer from the Medication-Assisted Treatment Program (Methadone Clinic)
Patients prescribed Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) who demonstrate clinical stability at the Medication-Assisted Treatment program (methadone clinic) are eligible for transfer to our Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) program.
Depending on clinical need, patients in our Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) program may attend groups in our outpatient program. We are pleased to offer a unique group dedicated to patients prescribed Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone).
Suboxone® (Buprenorphine/Naloxone) Aftercare: This group helps patients prescribed Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) build an individualized recovery program. Acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy are used to address patients' psychosocial problems, enhance stress management skills, and support long-term treatment goals. Special attention is given to patients' feelings about and societal stigma around medication for addiction treatment. This group meets once a week for 60-90 minutes.
Suboxone® Program at UHS Delaware Valley Hospital
UHS Delaware Valley Hospital is pleased to offer an outpatient Suboxone® (buprenorphine/naloxone) program to help meet our community’s needs.
Patients who wish to access the program need to be actively participating in an outpatient treatment program. UHS Delaware Valley Hospital staff will be happy to help you find such a program if you need assistance.
Suboxone® treatment is currently offered at UHS Primary Care - Walton. For more information, please call the confidential phone line at (607) 865-2757.