• Centerstone and Egyptian Health Department Free Training in Carbondale

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    Name: Centerstone and Egyptian Health Department Free Training in Carbondale
    Date: December 6, 2018
    Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST
    Event Description:

    Narcan is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, specifically in the event of overdose. In this free training hosted by April Scales, Overdose Prevention Educator with the Egyptian Health Department and Centerstone’s Angela Manns, RN, BSN, QMHP, attendees will:

    •Learn the causes and contributing factors to an overdose
    •Learn how to identify and respond to someone experiencing an overdose
    •Learn how to properly administer Narcan to an individual experiencing an opioid overdose
    •Gain information on Medication Assisted Treatment

    Attendees will be eligible for one (1) CEU credit after completing this training. The number of attendees is limited to 25 so please RSVP here: surveymonkey.com/r/Z8R6T5N. For more information, contact Jenna Farmer-Brackett at (618) 462-2331, ext.1785.

    The training is supported in-full or in-part by a contract to EHD from the Illinois Department of Human Services, Division of Substance Use Prevention and Recovery, as part of the Illinois Opioid-State Targeted Response grant from the U.S. department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
    Location:
    Centerstone
    2311 S. Illinois Ave. Rm 116
    Carbondale, IL
    Contact Information:
    Jenna Farmer-Brackett 618-462-2331 ext. 1785
    Fees/Admission:
    Free
    The number of attendees is limited to 25, RSVP here: surveymonkey.com/r/Z8R6T5N
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