No Cost Grant for Nasal Naloxone

The Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services (OEMS) is announcing a NO COST grant opportunity to licensed EMS agencies fornasal naloxone to be administered by EMS personnel.  The EMS agency applying for this grant opportunity must either have a controlled substance registration (CSR) OR the operational medical director (OMD) must provide authorization for shipment of naloxone, their drug enforcement agency (DEA) number and an address for the medication to be shipped to on behalf of the awarded agency.

•             Applications for funding are available through the EMS-Grant Information Funding Tool (E-GIFT), along with the NNEA User Guide available on the OEMS website at https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/oems/Agency/Grants/index.htm

•             Applications must be received through E-GIFT with all appropriate e-signatures by the application deadline, September 29, 2017.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, please check our website: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/oems/Agency/Grants/index.htm OR contact Amanda Davis, grants manager, Amanda.Davis@vdh.virginia.gov or 804-888-9106.