Federal Grant Will Help County Fund Opioid First Responder Training Program - 27 East

Federal Grant Will Help County Fund Opioid First Responder Training Program

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According to the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, there were 388 Narcan reversals in 2018 through September 30.     ROBERT DELAGI

According to the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, there were 388 Narcan reversals in 2018 through September 30. ROBERT DELAGI

Suffolk County Health Department Commissioner Dr. James Tomarken speaks at an event in October.

Suffolk County Health Department Commissioner Dr. James Tomarken speaks at an event in October.

This article is part of the East End News Project, a partnership of The Press News Group, The Sag Harbor Express and the Times-Review newspapers to address the opioid crisis on the East End.

This article is part of the East End News Project, a partnership of The Press News Group, The Sag Harbor Express and the Times-Review newspapers to address the opioid crisis on the East End.

author on Dec 11, 2018
A $75,000 federal pass-through grant administered by the State Department of Health will help Suffolk County fund a new training program for first responders on the front lines of the... more

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