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Opportunities for MMPs, PACE organizations, and D-SNPs to Prevent
Identify, and Treat Opioid Addiction or Misuse among MedicareMedicaid Dually Eligible Beneficiaries

Guidance for: The purpose of this memorandum is to remind Medicare-Medicaid Plans (MMPs), PACE
organizations, and Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) of their unique opportunities to
prevent, identify, and comprehensively treat opioid addiction or misuse among dually eligible enrollees.

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: October 03, 2016

DISCLAIMER: The contents of this database lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law (including Medicare Advantage Rate Announcements and Advance Notices) or as specifically incorporated into a contract. The Department may not cite, use, or rely on any guidance that is not posted on the guidance repository, except to establish historical facts.