Oct 012018
 

Training topics will include:

  • education about the opiate issue and how it got started
  • how to identify opiate intoxication
  • how to identify an opiate overdose
  • how to respond to an opiate overdose
  • how to administer Naloxone

Learning how to spot an overdose is the first step in saving someone’s life. Overdose can happen whether using a prescribed medication or from illicit drug use. This is an issue for all ages.

Adults who attend the training will be offered a Naloxone kit to take with them, free of charge! (While supplies last.)

Facilitated by Lee Clay, RN, BSN, Health Educator Specialist – Preventive Health Strategies (contracted), Community Opiate Educator – Waukesha County HHS PDO Project

Three dates available:

Monday, October 15, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Menomonee Falls Public Library, W156 N8436 Pilgrim Rd., Menomonee Falls

Thursday, November 1, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Holy Cross Lutheran Church, W156 N8131 Pilgrim Rd, Menomonee Falls, Gathering Place
(Park on north or south side, Enter doors SE#3 or NE doors by #6)

Wednesday, November 14, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Community Memorial Hospital, W180 N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls, Treiber Conference
Center (Enter Driveway B, Park in lot C, Enter D Doors)

For more information, call 262-896-8061.

Funding for this activity was made possible in part by the Wisconsin Prescription Drug/Opioid Overdose-Related Deaths Prevention Project (WI-PDO) from WI Department of Health Services / SAMHSA grant #SP022112.

Froedtert Health complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex. Attention: If you speak another language, assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call: 414-805-3000 (TTY: 1-800-947-3529) Español (Spanish): ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística. Llame al: 414-805-3000 (TTY: 1-800-947-3529) Hmoob (Hmong): LUS CEEV: Yog tias koj hais lus Hmoob, cov kev pab txog lus, muaj kev pab dawb rau koj. Hu rau: 414-805-3000 (TTY: 1-800-947-3529)

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