Westchester County Medication-Assisted Treatment Program

Peekskill
3 Corporate Drive
Peekskill, NY
914.257.3500
Hours:
Monday – Friday: 6:30am – 2:30pm
Saturday & Sunday 8:00am – 10:00am

Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program

Purpose: To provide effective treatment for persons dependent on opium, heroin, morphine or any derivative or synthetic drug in that family.

  • Serves any adult dependent on opiates and appropriate for this treatment
  • Combines Methadone dosing, medical monitoring and counseling services
  • Clients receive annual medical, psychiatric services and ongoing medication monitoring
  • Accredited by Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
  • Licensed by:
    • U.S. Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
    • U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
    • New York State Department of Health
    • New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

Suboxone Treatment Program

Initial Assessment:
Intake and medical assessments and toxicology are taken to determine suitability for the program.

Client receives information about the Suboxone protocol.

Induction Period – 2 days
Day 1 – Client fills the prescription. The initial dose is taken in the doctor’s office and is monitored by the physician and a nurse for 2 to 3 hours;
Day 2 – Client takes the 2nd dose in the presence of medical staff with monitoring for 1-2 hours. Client participates in a CD treatment program in conjunction with the Suboxone therapy.

Stabilization and Maintenance
Client continues to see the physician.
Client continues to participate in a chemical dependency treatment program.