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Child Fatality/Near Fatality Ingestion Analysis

This report covers child fatalities and near fatalities in Allegheny County with a focus on drug ingestions, an increasing cause of these here and nationwide. The report discusses some of the county’s strategies to address this issue.

Allegheny County Opioid Settlement Projects

New information added. This post includes information on current Allegheny County Opioid Settlement Projects.

Accidental Overdose Deaths: Interactive Dashboard and Report

This report and dashboard describe accidental overdose deaths that occurred in Allegheny County, with a look at trends in numbers of deaths, demographics, and substances involved.

Naloxone Distribution in the Allegheny County Jail to Prevent Overdose: Data Brief

In 2016, the Allegheny County Jail began offering naloxone, a life-saving medication that rapidly reverses opioid overdose, to people exiting the jail. Since then, the jail has distributed over a […]

Joint Position Statement on Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders in Allegheny County

Allegheny County, like much of Western Pennsylvania, is in the midst of an opioid overdose epidemic and it is vitally important that County residents have access to the best and […]