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Naloxofind

December 5, 2020

An app to Find Naloxone (informational PowerPoint about the app) – NaloxoFind is a free app for Apple and Android smartphones that enables anyone around an overdose victim to send anonymous requests to nearby naloxone carriers or locate public naloxone … Continued

Direct Relief (Naloxone)

December 5, 2020

Direct Relief works with Pfizer to make up to 1 million doses of overdose-reversing Naloxone available at no cost to community health centers, free and charitable clinics, public health departments, and other nonprofit providers nationwide.

Operation Medicine Drop: Find a Take Back Event

December 5, 2020

Operation Medicine Drop helps prevent accidental poisonings and drug misuse, while protecting local water systems from medication pollution, by providing safe and secure ways for people to dispose of unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications. Find a Take Back Event In … Continued

Operation Medicine Drop: Permanent Drop-Box Location

December 5, 2020

Operation Medicine Drop helps prevent accidental poisonings and drug misuse, while protecting local water systems from medication pollution, by providing safe and secure ways for people to dispose of unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medications. Find a Permanent Drop-Box Location Near You.

NC Disposal Initiative

December 5, 2020

This initiative provides drop boxes for safe medication disposal, including an interactive map of NC drop box locations.

DisposeRx

December 5, 2020

Available at Walmart pharmacies, DisposeRx contains ingredients that, according to the manufacturer, when emptied into a pill bottle with warm water, dissolve medication and enable patients to responsibly dispose of leftover medications in their trash.

UNC ECHO Project

December 5, 2020

This project focuses on understanding barriers to MAT, implementing it in more communities via community and practitioner education, and expanding access to MAT to all 100 NC counties. They provide web-based clinics for participants and providers as well as other … Continued

Project OBOT (Office Based Opioid Treatment)

December 5, 2020

NC Medical Society Foundation – This resource has information about increasing MAT in office settings of primary care physicians and increasing access to opioid use disorder care.