Overdose Prevention: NARCAN Rescue Training
June 15, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Omega Mu Omega Chapter invites you to an opioid overdose prevention training. NARCAN is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, specifically in the event of an overdose. This free training will teach:
- Harm-reduction approaches to high-risk behaviors, and substance misuse
- Protocols for effectively administering Naloxone (Narcan), the life-saving medication developed to help prevent fatal opioid overdoses
- The Good Samaritan Act 139 and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Standing Order for Naloxone (Narcan)
A certificate, the Physicians Standing Order Prescription, and a Narcan Kit will be provided to those who complete the training.