Prescription & OTC Drugs: Rx RISK: Prescribers Portal & Community Resources

RESOURCES FOR PATIENTS AND STAFF ABOUT THE PROBLEMS AND PREVENTION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUG MISUSE



SAFE PAIN PRESCRIBING RESOURCES AND GUIDELINES FOR PATIENTS & PROVIDERS




PRESCRIPTION DRUG MONITORING PROGRAM

 


Rx FOR PREVENTION

> See our Provider Toolkit publications and campaigns.




OVERDOSE PREVENTION RESOURCES - NALOXONE

NO. O.D. For information about getting a free Overdose Rescue Kit Call (805) 667-NO-OD. Naloxone can reverse ODs caused by opioid drugs (heroin, prescription pain meds or methadone). You Can Save A Life.



SAFE DRUG DISPOSAL

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 29th – 10am to 2pm

The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse and medications. Check out the locations in Ventura County for opportunities to dispose of your unwanted medications, and keep your home safe. Talk about the risks of drug misuse, early and often.
> Rx Disposal Sites




UPCOMING EVENTS

 

September Conference

Sign up for the YAPP APP at http://my.yapp.us/HEROINHERE
Join us to discuss Coping with the Heroin and Opioid Crisis in Ventura County.


DATA & RESEARCH 



MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT



SAFE ALPRAZOLAM PRESCRIBING - PREVENTING OVERDOSE

The Ventura County Health Care Agency won the prestigious 2016 CAPH/SNI Quality Leaders Award for Data-Driven Organizations for Safe Alprazolam Prescribing.

 
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