Washington State’s new “Naloxone Law” HB1671 goes into effect on July 24, 2015. This law expands access to naloxone by supporting more efficient distribution options. What’s in this new law? The law specifically allows naloxone to be: prescribed directly to an “entity” such as a police department, homeless shelter or social service agency. This will […]
Published on Jan 30, 2013 This video is for patients who are prescribed opioid medications, as well as for their family and friends. A physician explains the risk of overdose in using these medications, and how overdoses can be prevented. Produced by Project Lazarus.
AlcoholDrugAbuseInst Published on Nov 16, 2012 This video was produced by the New York City Department of Health. It illustrates the techniques and methods used to prevent drug overdoses and the proper use of the opioid antagonist naloxone. (Narcan™). Category Education License Standard YouTube License