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New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

Albany Office
1450 Western Avenue
Albany, NY 12203-3526
New York City Office
501 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10018-5903

General Information:
Phone: 518-473-3460
E-Mail: communications@oasas.ny.gov

Additional Contact Information:

The following links and phone numbers connect you to experts at OASAS by program area:
Addiction Medicine - Assists physicians and treatment practitioners integrate the latest neuroscientific findings and addiction medicines with clinical treatment protocols.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/AdMed/index.cfm
E-mail: AddictionMedicine@oasas.ny.gov
(518) 457-1349
Certification - Review and certification of applications for new programs and issuance of renewed and amended operating certificates.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/legal/CertApp/capphome.cfm
Communications & Public Information - Coordinates all aspects of OASAS communication from media to the general public. Disseminates a wide range of educational information materials.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/pio/index.cfm
E-mail: Communications@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 457-8299
Credentialing - Issue professional credentials to counselors and prevention practitioners who meet eligibility requirements.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/sqa/credentialing/index.cfm
E-mail: Credentialing@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (800) 482-9564
Field Offices - OASAS maintains field offices in every region of the state. Visit our directory for contact information.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/pio/regdir.cfm
Health Care Financing - Responsible for providing technical assistance to OASAS licensed providers and other entities regarding reimbursement for treatment.  

Web: http://www.oasas.ny.gov/admin/hcf/index.cfm
E-Mail: HealthcareFinancing@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 485-2207

Human Resources - Responsible for all aspects of personnel management and employee relations.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/pio/employment.cfm
E-mail: HumanResources@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 457-2963
Nurse Advisory Panel - Assists nurses with clinical treatment protocols and the development, implementation, and maintenance of policies, resources and services in the areas of addiction prevention, treatment and recovery.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/AdMed/cme/nap.cfm
E-mail: NAP@oasas.ny.gov
Patient Advocacy - Address grievances about a program from patients in treatment.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/PA/index.cfm
E-mail: PatientAdvocacy@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (800) 553-5790
Prevention - Manage the development, implementation, and maintenance of policies, resources and services in the areas of prevention and intervention.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/prevention/index.cfm
E-mail: Prevention@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 485-2132
Recovery - Responsible for guiding the development of a recovery oriented system of care for individuals, families and communities through out NYS.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/recovery/index.cfm
Phone: (518) 457-6750
Training - Develop and implement education and training programs to enhance the knowledge and skills of provider staff and qualify them for counselor and prevention credentials.   Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/workforce/training/index.cfm
E-mail: Training@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 485-2027
Treatment - Manage the development, implementation and maintenance of policies, resources and services in the area of treatment services.  

Web: www.oasas.ny.gov/treatment/index.cfm
E-Mail: Treatment@oasas.ny.gov
Phone: (518) 457-1349

Web Unit - Develop and maintain OASAS website and provide assistance to users as needed.   E-mail: WebMaster@oasas.ny.gov