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Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island

Community Health Alert posted: 07-Jul-2017 3:09 PM PDT

Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island. It is similar to fentanyl but can be 100 times more toxic. Reduce risk by:
• Never using alone
• Starting small
• Carrying naloxone
• Being close to help

For more information on overdose signs, prevention, resources, and to find an Overdose Prevention Service location near you visit: www.viha.ca/mho/overdose.htm

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Health Professionals - Residential Care

Residential Services - Dufferin Place

Dufferin Place is a 150 bed extended care facility built in 1987 with limited recreational space wherein residents could spend time doing crafts, gardening, or visiting with family and friends. Since its beginning Dufferin Place has evolved, and recreation has increased to become an important aspect of health and wellness.more info

Address / Contact Info
Dufferin Place
1200 Dufferin Crescent
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2B7
Phone: (250) 755-7632
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Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: 45, NRGH
Community Headings: Housing