Substance Use: Provider Information

This page is for professionals who provide substance use services. If you are looking for information on substance use services in your community, call 211 or 833-944-4673 for the Wisconsin Addiction Recovery Helpline or visit addictionhelpwi.org.  

Virtual meetings

Wis. Admin. Code ch. DHS 75 Providers
All providers certified under Wis. Admin. Code ch. DHS 75 are encouraged to participate in monthly virtual meetings with staff from the Division of Care and Treatment Services, Division of Medicaid Services, and Division of Quality Assurance.

Join our behavioral health provider email list to receive information on future virtual meetings.

Watch recordings of previous meetings



Crisis Intervention Network
All professionals who respond to substance use crisis situations are invited to participate in monthly virtual meetings with staff from the Division of Care and Treatment Services, Division of Medicaid Services, and Division of Quality Assurance.

Join our Crisis Intervention Network email list to receive information on future virtual meetings.

 

Rules and regulations

Revised Wis. Admin. Code ch. DHS 75 implementation

The revised Wis. Admin. Code ch. DHS 75 has been published. It takes effect October 1, 2022. Support is available for a seamless transition. Learn more.

 

Training opportunities

Trending resources


Contacts

Division of Care and Treatment Services

  • Amanda Lake (Substance use services supervisor)
  • Saima Chauhan (Substance use treatment coordinator)
  • Beth Collier (Lead substance use treatment coordinator/state opioid treatment authority)

Division of Medicaid Services

Division of Quality Assurance

Priority treatment posters

Agencies receiving Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant funds must give pregnant women priority in treatment admissions. Use one or all of these posters to inform clients of this rule. Provide agency contact information in the spaces provided before printing.​

UW Addiction Consultation Provider Hotline

The UW Addiction Consultation Provider Hotline offers on-call help to health care providers who seek support and direction to treat patients with substance use issues. This includes addictions to alcohol, nicotine, marijuana, opioids, and stimulants. This hotline is operated by the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health and UW Health. It is open to all health care providers statewide under a grant from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. Health care providers do not need to be affiliated with UW-Madison or UW Health to use the service. 

Last Revised: October 25, 2021