Question about whether or not to use Narcan in this situation:
911 call was made with a person stating their friend overdosed. Dispatcher tells EMS that there is an "unconscious" person on the scene. EMS arrived on the scene in a known drug area and see an unresponsive male on the ground with a...
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Here's a highlight to ask yourself about (QA/QI folks): "
Obviously, this could be due to incomplete data, but it certainly makes me wonder: Are EMS providers skipping steps (e.g.in protocols)?