The Northwest Region EMS and Trauma Care Council works in collaboration with a number of agencies within the region to provide a wide range of injury prevention resources.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month – October
National Fire Prevention Week – October 6-12
Great American Smokeout – November 15
International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day – November 23
National Influenza Vaccination Week – December 1-7
DOH INJURY AND VIOLENCE PREVENTION
2018 WA State Action Plan for Older Adult Falls Prevention.
OPIOIDS AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE
Opioid Misuse and Overdose Prevention
CDC Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain
WA State Opioid Response Workgroup
Drug Free America Foundation
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Resources for First Responders
EMS & Mental Health information from NAEMT
Suicide Prevention Training for Health Professionals
Under RCW 43.70.440, suicide prevention training is required for certain healthcare professions.