EMS: Stop the Hype: Debunking the Myth of Fentanyl Exposures

​It seems like every week, there’s news of a first responder overdosing as a result of casual exposure to fentanyl. These casual exposures usually consist of handling a bag containing the drug or brushing powdered drug off of hands or uniform. This course uses strictly evidence-based medicine to evaluate and qualify these alleged overdoses on their scientific merits. Based on known absorption rates, we’ll discuss the likelihood of encountering enough to overdose.

Douglas Hexel
Date & Time
Friday, September 30, 2022, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM