Injury and Drug Prevention Nurse on duty

    Filed under:
    Community Center Events
    Event status:
    Confirmed
    Event date:
    Thursday, August 22, 2019 10am - 1pm
    Location:
    St Johns MCC, 622 Maywood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603
    Description:

    Injury and Drug Prevention Nurse
    Onsite Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday (10am - 1pm)

    A description of services:

    The Injury & Drug Prevention Community Nurse (IDPCN), employed by Wake County Human Services, provides direct nursing services, immunizations & STD testing and treatment in community based settings to individuals with substance use disorders, mental health disorders, and homelessness who are at high risk for overdose, STD’s, and other chronic health problems. As part of the Wake County Drug Overdose Prevention and Tobacco Use Initiative, the nurse also works collaboratively with community organizations such as Love Wins Community Engagement Center, NC Harm Reduction Coalition outreach workers, Healing Transitions, and Certified Peer Support Specialists to identify and connect those in need with medical care and community-based resources.


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