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Overdose Fatality Review

Why Overdose Fatality Review?

 

Vital records, such as death certificates, are important for tracking quantitative data. However numbers are not enough. The context surrounding that death is essential to learn how to help learn how to prevent that type of death from happening again. Fatality Review teams meet this needs by providing the information about the who, what, where, when, how and why.

 

For more information, see the Overdose Fatality Review Inforgraphic here.

 

Interested in starting or joining a team?

Contact: Lauren Savitskas at lsavitskas@isdh.in.gov or 317-677-6271