Education/Simulation: Instructor Tools & Training
As the Opioid crisis continues to expand throughout the United States and across the globe it is critical to examine how resuscitation programs address opioid overdose education. What was once a special consideration in resuscitation typically addressed by experienced healthcare providers has become a focal point of the conversation at the lay responder level. This presentation will look at the opioid crisis and its impacts to resuscitation guidelines and education. Do we need to re-think the initial assessment and care of the unresponsive patient?