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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote, and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, and community efforts.
Treatment and Recovery
Division of Community Health Promotion
4052 Bald Cypress Way BIN A-24
Tallahassee, FL 32399
To combat the opioid crisis, Florida OD2A's goal is to prevent opioid-related harms and overdose by working with providers, and health systems to reduce unsafe exposure to opioids and treat addicition.
To find your closest treatment location visit: SAMHSA
By coordinating with public safty and community-based partners we can identify overdose threats, reverse overdoses, link people to effective treatment, and reduce harms associated with illicit opioids.
OD2A supports increased Medication Assisted Treatment and community paramedicine for patient follow-up.
Additional Partners and Efforts for Treatment and Recovery:
- Florida Perinatal Quality Collaborative (FPQC) to reduce Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)
- Collaboration with Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) on the State Opioid Response Project
- Helping Emergency Responders Obtain Support (HEROS)
- Early Steps serves infants and toddlers with NAS
- Child Protection Teams refers infants and toddlers with NAS to Early Steps
- Florida's Poison Control Center provides services through call centers