Category: Opioid Toxicity

How does Narcan (naloxone) fit into the CLI-100?

Question:

How does Narcan (naloxone) fit into the CLI-100 policy? What type of patient would be appropriate to handoff to a PCP (SQ/IM/IN routes), and which would benefit from an ACP (IV route)?

Answer:

Whoever administered the drug (Narcan / naloxone) should be in the back of the ambulance to continue patient care.

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