Prepare Your Dental Practice for an
Opioid Overdose Emergency
Join the safest dentists nationwide who use an
Opioid Overdose Medical Emergency Treatment Algorithm from AAFDO
to protect their patients
“I can’t overstate the opioid crisis. There are numerous references to things like this (deaths) occurring in dental offices.”
Dr. Donald Cohen, DMD
ADA Center for Professional Success
How It Helps Your Practice
Stop patient harm
Ensure your patients’ safety by being totally prepared for an opioid overdose emergency
Avoid a career-killing mistake during an opioid overdose emergency
Get peace of mind
Never live with the crushing memory of not being prepared at the moment of truth
How It Works
Recognize an opioid overdose event
The algorithm has easy-to-read reminders of signs and symptoms.
Grab the Opioid Emergency Checklist
The algorithm is a one-page, easy-to-follow checklist that you can keep at hand for ready reference. Know exactly what to do next.
Follow the Treatment Steps
Clear, simple, action steps are listed for you. Avoid mistakes and respond perfectly.
“Unfortunately, I learned that an opioid overdose induced medical emergency can in fact happen to my dental practice. Fortunately, I was prepared with the AAFDO Opioid Overdose Medical Emergency Treatment Algorithm.
It was a life-saver."
Dr. Theresa L.