This 2 page fact sheet for providers explains the Veteran’s Administration’s Opioid Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution (OEND) Program. It includes basic information about naloxone and which patients should be offered a prescription for the overdose reversing medication. Also includes a check list of information to provide patients and a list of questions to ask after naloxone has been used for a rescue. Part of a series of resources about opioid safety for patients from the Veterans Health Administration.
Funding Source: Veterans Health Administration
A fact sheet for providers about the Veterans Administration's Opioid Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution Program.