Lincoln Hospital Distributes Naloxone Kits

(l-r) Lincoln Hospital’s Amy Hoffman, MD, chairwoman of Psychiatry; Bala Kanna, MD, associate chief medical officer; Noah Isaacs, director of Healthcare Program Planning and Analysis; Anita Soni, MD chief medical officer and Emily Winkelstein-MSW, NYC DOHMH Bureau of Alcohol and Drug Use Prevention Care and Treatment community engagement manager.
Photo by Edwin Soto

Lincoln Hospital announced the start of a HealingNYC program on Thursday, February 1 which will make the hospital the first in the NYC hospital system to serve as a distribution center for Naloxone Kits for the community at large. Naloxone is a medication that reverses the effects of opioid overdose and can be a life-saving tool.

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