First Responder Safety Precautions for Dealing with Unknown Opioids
January 23, 2019
Please see thefactsheet for all first responders on precautions for dealing with unknown opioids.
Fentanyl Safety for First Responders
November 3, 2017
The White House released a fact sheet of recommendations for first responders to protect themselves from exposure to opioids. The document was released as an appendix to the final report of President’s Commission on Combatting Drug Addiction.
The Fentanyl Safety Recommendations for First Responders fact sheet and an overview of the project are posted on the White House website.
Fentanyl Resources for Emergency Responders
August 10, 2017
Resource on Acrylfentanyl and Naloxone Effectiveness
July 6, 2017
Thiscorrects previous incorrect and misleading news regarding certain synthetic opioids and naloxone effectiveness.
Counterfeit Percocet Guidelines for EMS
June 14, 2017
June 9, 2017
Approved Training for Opioid Antagonist
December 15, 2016
Approved Video Training
First Responder Naloxone Training and Georgia 911 Amnesty Law
Georgia Department of Public Health
NARCAN® Nasal Spray 4 mg Instructions For Use
ADAPT Pharma, Inc.
Think About It - Project DAN
Medical Association of Georgia Foundation
Approved Instructor Lead Training
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