{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Naloxone Effectiveness: A Systematic Review

Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on whether programs that supply take-home naloxone are effective in preventing fatal overdoses among those who abuse opioids.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify components of overdose education and the effects of combining this education with take-home naloxone kits.
  2. Outline issues related to implementing a take-home naloxone program.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: JAN0918
Published: Jul/Sep 2018
Expires: 9/3/2021
Required Passing Score: 14/20 (70%)
Authors: Lisa Chimbar, BSN, RN, CCRN; Yvette Moleta, BSN, RN
Categories: Addiction , Research
Topics: Naloxone , Opioids