Mon Health System Hospitals to participate in Save a Life Day


MORGANTOWN — On September 8, 2022, all 55 West Virginia counties are joining together to host the largest day of free naloxone (Narcan) distribution in the state. In its third year, Save a Life Day will include every county for the first time and Mon Health System hospitals are participating. A statewide map of over 150 events can be found at savealifewv.org.

Save a Life Day is made possible by support from the W.Va. Office of Drug Control Policy, which supplies the Narcan for the statewide event. Key logistics support also comes from the University of Charleston Pharmacy School and the W.Va. Office of Maternal Child & Family Health. This year’s major sponsors include Aetna, Ayuda Medical, CareSource, CAMC Foundation, Community Connections, Unicare and the W.Va. Drug Intervention Institute.

Save a Life Day details for Mon Health System hospitals include:

• Mon Health Medical Center | Dering-Henson Funeral Home, 156 Foundry St., Morgantown from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

• Mon Health Preston Memorial Hospital | Preston County Inn, 122 W. Main St., Kingwood from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital | Dr. Gorby’s Office, 230 Hospital Plaza, Weston from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To learn more about Mon Health System, visit MonHealth.com.

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