520 N. Delaware Ave • Philadelphia, PA 19123 • 215-923-2116 • fax: 215-923-5169

Cost: 
FREE

This session runs from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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(Webinar) Opioid Overdose Prevention and Narcan Rescue

About This Course

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: 
  1.  Define how Narcan works
  2.  Identify different types of Opioids
  3.  Recognize signs and symptoms of an Opioid overdose
  4.  Understand Overdose Reversal steps
  5.  Understand how to obtain Narcan
Intended Audience: 

DBHIDS

Instructional Level: 

Introductory

Completion Requirements: 

Participants must attend entire session, participate in all activities, and submit an evaluation within 7 days of training to receive a certificate. Certificates of Attendance will be available to download from the Learning Hub once the evaluation is successfully submitted.

Credit Statements: 

No Credits are being offered for this course