MAZZEO BILL WOULD PUT NARCAN IN SCHOOLS

Assemblyman Vince Mazzeo will be introducing a bill to give school nurses responsibility for administering the opioid antidote Narcan in case of an overdose. The N.J. Department of Education recommended that Narcan be included in school district emergency response kits, while the new bill would make it mandatory. According to a press release from Mazzeo,…