Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure
Substance Abuse Tools and Resources

Do you have a patient that has a problem with substance abuse?  If so, the Board hopefully can provide some assistance by providing you with a link to some important information developed by SAMHSA to assist physicians and patients throughout the Commonwealth.  The website can be found here:
The website is full of helpful resources such as:

·         Assistance in Finding Treatment for Substance Abuse
o   24/7 Treatment Referral Line
o   Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator
o   Buprenorphine Physician & Treatment Program Locator
o   Opioid Treatment Program Directory
·         Assistance in Finding Mental Health Services & Treatment
o   Mental Health Services Locator
·         Various Substance Abuse Resources
o   Various Mental Health Resources
o   Medication Assisted Treatment Resources
o   Various Related Publications

The Board also has other resources available on our website that can provide you with options to refer a patient for substance abuse treatment and screening tools.  The link is provided here:

Finally, the Board has made available a brochure developed by Recovery Kentucky, Operation Unite, and the Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy entitled “Your Road to Recovery.” This brochure can be viewed at Please feel free to share this with your patients.