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Opioid Overdose Prevention and Narcan Rescue

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

This training will cover Opioid 101 and Narcan Rescue, the impact efforts to the Opioid epidemic nationally & locally, the city’s efforts to combat the epidemic. It will describe different types of Opioids medically prescribed & non prescribed, identify overdose risk factors, the laws that govern the ability to help someone in distress, signs and symptoms of an Opioid overdose, what Narcan is and how to administer it.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Define how Narcan works
  • Identify different types of Opioids
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of an Opioid overdose
  • Understand Overdose Reversal steps
  • Understand how to obtain Narcan

Intended Audience: 

Behavioral health provider staff, educators, and school staff

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