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The train concerned workers from the nursing homes and assisted residing communities, native police and fireplace departments, emergency medical providers (EMS) companies, emergency management agencies, RIDOH, and HCRI. The knowledge used to inform the local overdose prevention and response plans have been compiled and analyzed by RIDOH utilizing reports from emergency departments and hospitals in Rhode Island. Emergency departments are required to report suspected opioid overdoses to RIDOH inside forty eight hours. RIDOH, BHDDH, and the Rhode Island State Fusion Center use these weekly knowledge to watch increases in opioid overdose exercise.

Sixty-two people infected with the outbreak strain of Salmonella Uganda have been reported from eight states, together with one case in Rhode Island. Illnesses began on dates ranging from January 14, 2019 to June eight, 2019. The products were distributed to quite a few states, together with Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.

Annual evacuation exercises are designed to … Read More