Drug Overdose Surveillance

Monthly Emergency Department Visits for Overdose by Opioid, Unspecified Substance and Heroin among Virginia Residents

2017: January | February | March | April | May  | June | July | August | September | October | November

2016: September | October | November | December


Annual Emergency Department Visits for Overdose by Opioid, Unspecified Substance and Heroin among Virginia Residents

2016 Annual Data (.xlsx file)

2015 Annual Data (.xlsx file)

 

VDH Opioid Addiction Indicators Dashboard

The dashboard presents visits among Virginia residents to emergency departments (EDs) in Virginia for acute unintentional overdose as identified using the chief complaint or discharge diagnosis. Visits for opioid overdose include visits where the substance was unknown or unspecified at the time of the patient’s arrival to the ED. Additional information can be found here: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/surveillance-and-investigation/syndromic-surveillance/