The opioid crisis is the deadliest and most costly drug crisis in US history. The National Institute on Drug Abuse revealed that approximately 130 people die every day in the United States after overdosing on opioids.
As first responders and healthcare providers, we are on the frontlines of the opioid crisis, and it’s crucial for us to stay current on emerging best practices. Watch our free webinar below to learn more about the current state of the opioid crisis, the potential risks providers face when treating a patient with opioid overdose, and proper protocols for administering naloxone.
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