UPMC McKeesport Hosts Free Community Education and Training for Anti-Overdose Medication
WHAT: Free training on how to administer naloxone (Narcan®) to anyone at risk of opioid overdose. For more information, call 412-673-5504.
WHY: Opioid overdose is now the leading cause of death in the state of Pennsylvania. Allegheny county ranks second in the state for overdose deaths.
WHO: Sponsored by:
• Latterman Family Health Center
• McKeesport Hospital Foundation
• Prevention Point Pittsburgh
• Mon Yough Community Services
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 14
WHERE: UPMC McKeesport, Kelly Conference Center (located on the ground floor of the Kelly Building), 1500 Fifth Ave, McKeesport, Pa., 15132.
Note to Media: To cover this event, pre-arrangements must be made by contacting Stephanie Stanley at 412-586-9762 or StanleySL@upmc.edu.