Administering Naloxone

Administering Narcan

8 Steps for Trained Overdose Responders

  1. Stimulate with sternal rub or trapping technique.
  2. Call for help—911.
  3. If the person is not breathing, perform rescue breathing.
  4. Administer Naloxone.
  5. If the person is still unconscious, have an EMT administer additional doses.
  6. Place survivor in recovery position on their side.
  7. Stay with overdose survivor until help arrives.
  8. Obtain a Naloxone Replacement Kit and notify the County of the usage.