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Drug Overdose Prevention

Nebraska Drug Overdose and Prevention Dashboard

Drug overdoses are a growing concern. This dashboard was developed to increase awareness of the current state of the drug overdose crisis in Nebraska.

View the dashboard.​


Nebraska Autopsy Program
(Pilot project effective 12/22)

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health (DHHS DPH) is excited to announce a continued opportunity for all Nebraska County Attorneys/Coroners. Funds will be available, as outlined below, to pay for autopies for suspected opioid or other drug overdose-related deaths. Learn more.


The Nebraska Department Health and Human Services Division of Public Health has a Post-Mortem Toxicology Testing Program to assist Nebraska county attorneys with toxicology testing. The Post-Mortem Toxicology Testing Program is a FREE service that covers the cost of any suspected substance use overdose deaths. Signing up with this program will help Nebraska with substance abuse and overdose data and prevention. Learn more.

Danielle Garcia
Toxicology Program Coordinator
Phone: (531) 530-7410
Email: Danielle.garcia@nebraska.gov

​Contact Us

Danielle Garcia
Toxicology Program Coordinator
Phone Number
(531) 530-7410

Davidson Wissing
Drug Overdose Prevention Coordinator
Phone Number
(402) 471-0835