Administration of naloxone

ADA and HealthFirst Address Dentistry’s Role in the Opioid Epidemic

The American Dental Association (ADA) has issued a groundbreaking new policy on opioids, recognizing the need for dentistry to make positive changes that can...
Medications shelf life

Why It’s Important to Track Emergency Medication Shelf Life

In a dental practice medical emergency, having the right medications on hand is critical to providing an effective response. Busy practices may find it...
U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams

Surgeon General Advisory Urges Equipping More Americans With Naloxone

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams today recommended that more Americans should be equipped with NARCAN (naloxone) to save victims of opioid overdoses. “Research...

Introducing NARCAN® Nasal Spray to Dental Emergency Medical Kits

As the opioid crisis continues to spread, HealthFirst recognizes the need for dental offices to be equipped to respond to opioid overdoses. Following the...