Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

Total Reports:  1207

(12-01-16 to 7-09-18)

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 1087

  • Naloxone administered: 1197
    • By EMS: 764
    • By Police: 201
    • By Fire: 47
    • By other Emergency Responder: 24
    • By a friend: 82
    • By a partner/spouse: 12
    • By a clinician/provider: 17
    • By a parent: 13
    • By another family member: 9
    • By a stranger: 20
    • By someone else: 8
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 769 (64.2%)
      • 1 dose: 397
      • 2 doses: 262
      • 3+ doses: 110
    • Intravenously: 168 (14.0%)
    • Intramuscular: 132 (11.0%)
    • Other routes: 68 (5.7%)
    • Data unavailable/ Unsure: 60 (5.0%)
  • Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 1087
    • No: 76
    • Unsure/Missing: 44

Naloxone Trainings and Distribution (Updated 07/09/18)

Naloxone distributed through MO-HOPE:

5,850 kits of Narcan (and an additional 2,248 doses of intramuscular naloxone)

MO-HOPE Trainings:

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Community Member Training: 1,241

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Train the Trainer Training: 603

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Emergency Responder Training : 1,414

Agencies Receiving Narcan Through MO-HOPE:

  • Bellefontaine Neighbors Police
  • Berkeley Police Department
  • Calverton Park Police Department
  • Columbia Police Department
  • Creve Coeur Police Department
  • Department of Social Services
  • Eureka Police Department
  • Florissant PD
  • Franklin County Sheriff’s Dept.
  • Hazelwood Fire Department
  • Kirkwood Police Department
  • Lake St. Louis PD
  • Manchester PD
  • Marthasville Police Department
  • Mid Missouri Drug Taskforce
  • Miller County SD
  • Missouri Department of Conservation
  • Missouri Gaming Commission
  • Missouri Park Rangers
  • Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • MO Probation and Parole
  • MODoT
  • Morgan County Sherrif
  • Multi-County Narcotics and Violent Crimes Enforcement Unit
  • New Haven Police Department
  • Normandy Police Department
  • Postal Inspector
  • St. Charles City Police Department
  • St. Charles County Ambulance District
  • St. Charles County Sheriff
  • St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
  • Sullivan Police Department
  • Town and Country Police Department
  • US Probation and Parole
  • Warrenton City Police Department
  • Warrenton Fire District
  • Washington University Police Department
  • Wright City Fire Department

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Treatment and Social Service Provider Training: 653

Agencies Receiving Naloxone Through MO-HOPE:

  • BHN Project
  • Boone County Health Department
  • Center for Life Solutions
  • Community Prevention of the Ozarks
  • Comtrea
  • Dallas County Department of Health
  • FCC Inc.
  • Freedom Center for Recovery
  • Gateway Foundation
  • Gibson Recovery Center
  • Greene County Health Department
  • Healing Action
  • Independence Center
  • KC Care
  • Missouri Recovery Network
  • NCADA
  • NightLIFE
  • Phoenix Health Programs
  • Places for People
  • Preferred Family Health
  • Queen of Peace
  • Reality House
  • Safe to Sleep
  • Southeast Missouri Behavioral Health
  • Ste. Genevieve County Health Department
  • St. Louis City Health Department
  • St. Patrick Center
  • Turning Point
  • Valley Hope

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Medical Provider Training: 221

Agencies Receiving Naloxone Through MO-HOPE:

  • Affinia Healthcare
  • Family Health Center – Columbia
  • Piedmont Family Clinic

 

 

Other opioid-related metrics to watch in Missouri:

Opioid Use in 2016

  • 2.47% of people 12+ reporting drug dependence (1)
  • 4.21% of population 12+ reporting non-medical use of pain relievers (1)

Opioid-related Deaths in 2016

  • 921 Opioid-related deaths in Missouri (2)
  • 1 out of every 66 deaths in Missouri involved opioids(3)

Treatment and Prevention Services

  • Physicians Licensed to Prescribe Buprenorphine (2018)(1): 500 (315 listed online through SAMHSA’s waivered prescriber locator)
  • Facilities Providing Substance Use Disorder Services (2018)(1): 242
  • 607  pregnant women with Opioid Use Disorder were served in Missouri Department of Health Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program in 2016 (from 522 in 2015)(4).

 

References:

  1. Opioid and Health Indicators Database (http://opioid.amfar.org/MO)
  2. Hospital Industry Data Institute
  3.  DHSS – Missouri Opioids Information
  4. Missouri Department of Mental Health