Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse in Rural Communities
Webinar recording discusses the challenges and strategies in stemming the rate of substance abuse in rural communities. Introduces the Rural Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Toolkit, designed to help communities implement substance abuse programs. Presents several examples of state level programs focused on increasing access to naloxone and training for first responders to recognize and prevent overdoses.
Rural Health Information Hub
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics · Illicit drug use · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug abuse · Public health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention