Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Worcester Schools To Offer Addiction Education


Worcester County Board of Education Approves Naloxone Administration Policy

WORCESTER COUNTY, Md. - Back in 2017, lawmakers in Annapolis passed the "Start Talking Maryland Act."
That act requires public schools to offer education about heroin and opioid addiction and prevention.
The law also requires school boards to establish a policy related to the administration of naloxone, a medication that reverses an opioid overdose.
The Worcester County Board of Education has passed its Naloxone Administration Policy.
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