Services Database Medication Assisted Treatment Service

Service ID



Aims and intended service outcomes

Drug and alcohol treatment services and community pharmacies can work together to enhance the treatment and care experience for people who are prescribed MAT.

A holistic core offer for all those receiving MAT can deliver safe and effective care at the point of delivery, with an emphasis on:

  • promoting engagement with treatment.
  • managing risk.
  • improving health.
  • enhancing quality.

The service will aim to:

  • have a holistic approach to pharmacy commissioned services for those engaged with substance misuse services to enhance the health and wellbeing of individuals affected by drugs.
  • manage risks such as drug-related deaths, overdose, and other threats to health.
  • have a quality-driven commissioned service with a framework which underpins it.

Location of service

Norfolk LPC


Local Authority (LA)

Method of commissioning

Local Authority contract

Source of funding

Local Authority (LA)

Service type

Supervised administration

Other organisations involved


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