Bartenders receive opioid training


(WTNH) — Bartenders are now learning how to save someone from overdosing on opioids.

The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin hosted a class recently. The class taught bar staff how to identify an opioid overdose and how to administer Nalaxone to keep someone alive until paramedics arrive.Related Content: US life expectancy drops for second year in a row

Each of the participating bars will keep Nalaxone on hand in case of an overdose.

The center will hold another class in February.

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