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Expansion of Medication Assisted Treatment at the Pima County Adult Detention Center

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Competitive Discretionary
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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2022, $900,000)

The Pima County MAT expansion will serve about 80 individuals per month, or 2,880 over the 36-month grant period. The program will address diagnoses of opioid use disorder and alcohol use disorder. The target population will reflect the demographic makeup of the jail, which on average is made up of 88.52% men, 11.48% women, 30.48% White individuals, 16.49% Black individuals, 46.04% Hispanic individuals and 6.41% of Native American individuals. The PCADC sees an average of fifteen pregnant females each month. MAT programming will be provided onsite at the PCADC via the contracted medical provider.

Date Created: September 27, 2022