projectjj79 is the name of a Plan created to raise public awareness about accidential and/or intentional misuse of prescription opiate (opioid) "painkillers" and fatal opiate (opioid) overdoses in the United States.
The Plan is to raise public awareness about the fact that misuse of prescription opiate (opioid) painkillers could be significantly reduced by mobilizing Health Care Providers; Public and Private Insurance Provides; Pharmacy Benefit Managers; and State and Federal Agencies to work together with concerned citizens and create comprehensive policies and cost effective programs to help support harm-free prescription opiate (opioid) lifestyles and environments.
The Plan is to raise public awareness about the fact that fatal opiate (opioid) overdoses can be prevented (and have been with great success for many years):
The Plan is to raise public awareness about the urgent need for all prescription opiate (opioid) and illicit heroin users to have access to overdose prevention with Expanded Naloxone HCL Programs and Take-home Narcan Rescue Kits.
The Plan is to identify the problem and solution with one word ... projectjj79.
The Plan is to promote the projectjj79 Goals and Objectives as the basic concepts required for draftng "New" State Legislation designed to implement Prescription & Illicit Opiate: Drug Education, Misuse Intervention and Overdose Prevention that includes Expanded Naloxone Programs with Take-home Narcan Rescue Kits.
The Plan is to develope an Informational Website that will help promote projectjj79.
The Plan is to schedule Community Evernts and provide the public FREE information about prescription opiate misuse, abuse, suicide, overdose and death, with overdose prevention training materials for Naloxone HCL.
projectjj79 is a social improvement plan designed to help make our world a healthy, compassionate and vibrant place for everyone. The projectjj79 Goals and Objectives could become the practical tools used by all adovocates for Prescription & Illicit Opiate: Drug Education, Misuse Intervention and Overdose Prevention that includes Expanded Naloxone Programs with Take-home Narcan Rescue Kits, in any State.
... NEWS ... | Press Release | 02/11/2013 | Colorado Senate Health Committee to Vote Thursday on New Legislation that Would Help Prevent Drug Overdose Deaths http://www.drugpolicy.org/news/2013/02/colorado-senate-health-committee-vote-thursday-new-legislation-would-help-prevent-drug-
... NEWS ... | DPA Naloxone Issue Brief | Expanding Access to Naloxone: Reducing Fatal Overdose, Saving Lives click here
Presently, the projectjj79 Advocates are promoting this Plan in Colorado.