After seven consecutive years of increasing drug overdose deaths, the Health Department today announced a decrease in the number and rate of overdose deaths from 2017 to 2018 but cautioned Continue Reading →
SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP! Today, NYC Health + Hospitals/Correctional Health Services announced that it has distributed more than 13,000 naloxone kits to people visiting New York City’s jails Continue Reading →
The Health Department today announced a new initiative to educate primary care providers about naloxone – the medication to reverse an opioid overdose. SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP!
The Health Department today published an Epi Data Brief analyzing the latest 2017 confirmed drug overdose death data from Harlem to Hollis, Queens. SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP!
As part of HealingNYC, the Health Department announced the expansion of the Buprenorphine Nurse Care Manager Initiative, which provides buprenorphine treatment in health centers that serve people who are often Continue Reading →
The Health Department today released the 2016 Summary of Vital Statistics, an annual report of births and deaths in New York City. SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP!
The Health Department announced the launch of its first naloxone detailing campaign to expand distribution of the medication in independent pharmacies. SHOP, THE NEW HARLEM WORLD SHOP!
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