Courtesy Dosing

We are excited to announce that we will be offering courtesy methadone dosing, to be available during the 13th National Harm Reduction Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico. To ensure a seamless process Harm Reduction Coalition is facilitating daily trips to the methadone clinic.

Clinic location

Centro de Metadona, Calle Maga Final, Edificio G, San Juan 00921 Puerto Rico

Requirements

Please review steps, requirements, and information below carefully. There are several steps that need to take place before you can access dosing:

Free Transportation

National Harm Reduction Coalition will provide free transportation from the conference hotel to the clinic and back to the conference hotel Thursday through Saturday leaving the Caribe Hilton at 7:00am. Meet in the hotel lobby.

NOTE: This time is subject to change if the clinic requests it in order to accommodate the additional volume. Days and times may vary due to COVID staffing-related availability.

You may choose to go to the clinic at a different time but HRC will be unable to cover the cost.

No Cost

The cost of courtesy dosing (a $45 one time fee per person to cover admin costs) is covered by the National Harm Reduction Coalition.

Hours

The clinic is closed on Saturday and Sunday. It is required for each patient to bring a hard case shell box with a combination lock or a key for a take home dose for Sunday.

Hours as of 1/4/22:

  • Monday to Friday 5:30-1:30.
  • Saturday and Sunday closed.
  • October 10th is a holiday 6:15-11:45.

If you have any additional questions or concerns you want to discuss methadone access during the conference, please reach out to the Conference Medical Director Dr. Carmen Landau who is happy to troubleshoot with you via email at .