The NYCSHP and Royals collaborative Naloxone Training CE took place at Arno Italian Ristorante in midtown west.
Director at Large, Dr. Nikki Bhogal, welcomed members and introduced the afternoon’s CE speaker, Dr. Michael R. Delman, MD, FACP, FACG, FASAM, Assistant Professor of Medicine Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine.
Dr. Delman’s CE presentation was titled “Train the Trainer” which provided a review about the current opioid epidemic, NYS Good Samaritan Law, and training on naloxone administration.
Attenders were trained to identify patients who show signs and symptoms of substance abuse toxicity, use the naloxone kit, contact medical help, and became certified to administer naloxone.
Article by Johnny Hon