Tighter safeguards, increased awareness and expanding reach among upgrades in opioid battle

Dr. Michael McGrath demonstrates telemedicine from his office at the Recovery Enhanced Medicine Institute in Kailua-Kona. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)


Hawaii Fire Department EMS Capt. Chris Honda holds reversal medication for a person suffering an overdose of narcotics.

KAILUA-KONA — So far, lessons have been learned.