Online ECHO Clinic | February 20, 2020

Presentation Title: Introduction to Harm Reduction

Jessica Rienstra, Hepatitis C Project Coordinator at Lummi Tribal Health Center, shares an overview of harm reduction principles and the benefits of harm reduction for both patients and providers. She also shares some history and provides an overview of the Lummi Primary Integrated Care Syringe Service Program, formerly the Needle Exchange Program.


Presenter Bios

Jessica Rienstra, BSN, RN, is the Hepatitis C Project Coordinator at Lummi Tribal Health Center.

Presentation Slides

Introduction to Harm Reduction

Resources Shared

Harm Reduction Principles for Healthcare Settings

StopOverdose.org

Harm Reduction Coalition

North American Syringe Exchange Network

In Portugal, Drug Use Is Treated As A Medical Issue, Not A Crime

The Language of Addiction – Updated Guide

Sharps Disposal Kiosk

Good Days Foundation: Types of Assistance