Naloxone and Combatting the Rising Opioid Fatalities

October 27, 2020
Nishi Rawat, MD, MBA

The reported increase in opioid related overdoses, likely fed by the disturbances of COVID-19, necessitates a need for more widely-accessible Naloxone, an emergency life-saving treatment.

Dr Rawat is a co-founder of OpenBeds and Senior Vice President at Appriss Health. She is a physician and healthcare services researcher, trained in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine, and faculty at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.