Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project:

Total Reports:  1005

(12-01-16 to 5-18-18)

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: 912*

  • Naloxone administered: 1001
    • By EMS: 712
    • By Police: 148
    • By Fire: 43
    • By other Emergency Responder: 24
    • By a friend: 25
    • By a partner/spouse: 6
    • By a clinician/provider: 17
    • By a parent: 9
    • By another family member: 5
    • By a stranger: 6
    • By someone else: 6
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 652 (65.1%)
      • 1 dose: 340
      • 2 doses: 213
      • 3+ doses: 98
    • Intravenously: 151 (15.1%)
    • Intramuscular: 102 (10.2%)
    • Other routes: 50 (5.0%)
    • Data unavailable/Unsure: 46 (4.6%)
  • Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 912
    • No: 67
    • Unsure/Missing: 26

Naloxone Training (Updated 05/14/18)

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Community Member Training: 760

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Train the Trainer Training: 568

Number of individuals who have attended a MO-HOPE Emergency Responder Training : 1350

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
  • Freedom Center for Recovery
  • Gateway Foundation
  • Healing Action
  • Independence Center
  • Missouri Recovery Network
  • NCADA
  • 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

 

Naloxone distributed through MO-HOPE:

4,722 kits of Narcan (and an additional 1,440 doses of intramuscular naloxone)

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