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September 24, 2013: Consumers Can Help Prevent Harm From Opioid Use  - Video with Subtitles Now Available

ISMP Canada is pleased to announce that the video “Consumers Can Help Prevent Harm from Opioid Use” is now available with subtitles. The subtitles have been added in response to requests from healthcare providers who wish to play the video without sound in patient waiting areas.

Subtitled versions are available in both English ( and French (

This video provides information about the steps consumers can take to avoid being harmed by an error with opioids. It also educates consumers about how to recognize signs of opioid overdose and the actions to take if an overdose is suspected. For information on how to obtain a copy of the video with subtitles to play in your waiting area, please contact