Opioid overdose prevention toolkit

Date: 2018
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Toolkit
Author:  Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

This toolkit offers strategies to health care providers, communities, and local governments for developing practices and policies to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths. In this revised edition, separate sections are geared toward first responders, prescribers, patients and families, and those recovering from opioid overdose. The toolkit is also available is Spanish. 

 

Settings:  Health Care, Substance Abuse Treatment, First Responders
About Suicide:  Substance Abuse
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation