By hook or by crook, this peril too shall be something that we remember. – Homer, The Odyssey
Created in response to primary care clinicians’ and practices’ request for scientific evidence and guidelines, HOMER is an ongoing national study comparing three methods of induction for medication assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder (OUD): home, office, and telehealth inductions. This study will help answer the questions:
Researchers at the University of Colorado Department of Family Medicine are leading this study, in partnership with the American Academy of Family Physicians National Research Network. Support for this study comes from the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute.
Practices and patients participating in this study are part of an exciting effort to support patients seeking to overcome the grip of OUD and practices striving to provide the most effective evidence-based treatment for individual patients.