Since 2014 HRS has seen over 200 opiate overdose reversals as a result of Overdose Recognition and Response Training and administering naloxone! -9/12/2016
Opioid overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the U.S. (CDC 2014)
…surpassing motor vehicle accidents
HRS now offers:
Overdose Prevention & Response Training!!
This training covers how to prevent an overdose, how to recognize and respond to an overdose including contacting 911, rescue breathing, and administering Naloxone (opioid overdose reversal medication).
**Trainees are issued two doses of take-home Naloxone upon successful completion of the training.
This training is legal as is carrying and administering Naloxone.
If you or someone you know is at risk of an opioid overdose please contact us for training.