Office Based Addictions Treatment - Frequently Asked Questions

The Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services (DMAHS), in collaboration with the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) launched a new program to cover and support Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) and Office Based Addictions Treatment (OBAT). This program allows for the delivery and coordination of multiple reimbursable services provided by Primary Care Providers (PCP), other eligible prescribers and community behavioral health specialists to NJ FamilyCare members with an addiction diagnosis.

Below are answers to frequently asked questions about OBAT. Last revised on March 27, 2023.