A Narcotic Treatment Service for Opiate Addiction is certified by the Department of Health Services (DHS) under Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter DHS 75.15.
A narcotic treatment service for opiate addiction provides for the management and rehabilitation of selected narcotic addicts through the use of methadone or other FDA-approved narcotics and a broad range of medical and psychological services, substance abuse counseling and social services. Methadone and other FDA-approved narcotics are used to prevent the onset of withdrawal symptoms for 24 hours or more, reduce or eliminate drug hunger or craving and block the euphoric effects of any illicitly self-administered narcotics while the patient is undergoing rehabilitation.
Up to two years with annual fee.
Already certified as an AODA Narcotic Treatment Service for Opiate Addiction.
The Division of Quality Assurance sends desk or site renewal information is sent by the Division of Quality Assurance at least 60 days prior to expiration. These materials are to be returned within 30 days of expiration. Annual renewal of all services and programs is required for certification. If you chose to end this service, please notify the Behavioral Health Certification Section in writing.
The following applications are required for Community Substance Abuse Services (CSAS) recertification for a Narcotic Treatment Service for Opiate Addiction:
- F-00472 (Word) – CSAS Narcotic Treatment Service for Opiate Addiction Recertification Application – Chapter DHS 75.15
- F-00027* (Word) – CSAS Standards Recertification Application – Chapter DHS 75.03 General Requirements
- F-00276* (Word) – *Behavioral Health Services Renewal Certification Application Chapter DHS 94 – Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances & Chapter DHS 92 – Confidentiality of Treatment Records
These should be completed once per certificate annually.
WI Administrative Code
Chapter DHS 12, Caregiver Background Checks
Chapter DHS 13, Reporting and Investigation of Caregiver Misconduct
Chapter DHS 75 including Appendix A, Appendix B and Appendix C
Chapter DHS 75.03, General Requirements
Chapter DHS 75.15, Narcotic Treatment Service for Opiate Addiction
Chapter DHS 92, Confidentiality of Treatment of Records
Chapter DHS 94, Patient Rights and Resolution of Patient Grievances
Visit the Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse (AODA) Treatment Programs website for more information.