Steve Bellone and Dr. James Tomarken, Commissioner of Health, are encouraging
residents to take advantage of scheduled Opioid Overdose Prevention Program-Narcan
The training, which
meets New York State Department of Health requirements, will enable
participants to recognize an opioid overdose, administer intranasal Narcan and
take additional steps until EMS arrives. Participants will receive a
certificate of completion and an emergency resuscitation kit that includes nasal
Narcan. The classes will take place as follows:
Monday July 18, 2016, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Department of Health Services,
Office of Health
Highway, Bldg. C-928 Hauppauge, NY 11788
Wanda Ortiz: firstname.lastname@example.org
or (631) 853-4017
Wednesday July 27, 2016, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
177 Portion Rd.
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
pre-register by going to https://www.nysenate.gov/senators/thomas-d-croci
Please refer any
questions to 631-360-3356.
Learn more about the county’s
naloxone program; watch “Saving
One Life at a Time with Narcan at Suffolk’s Opioid Overdose Prevention Program.”
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