|Contact Name(s): Amanda Goetz, Educator/Community Outreach
Phone: 614-355-0463Social Media Links:
Poison Center Poison Safety Tips for Home Brochure 2017
Poison Center Safety Tips for Outdoors 2018
Poison Center Tips to Prevent Medication Poisoning 2018
As one of only 55 American Association of Poison Control Regional Certified Centers, The Central Ohio Poison Center provides state-of-the-art poison prevention, assessment and treatment for 64 of Ohio’s 88 counties.
The Center’s services are available to the public, medical professionals and industry and human service agencies. The Poison Center handles more than 42,000 poison exposure calls annually, and confidential, free emergency poisoning treatment advice is available to the public 24/7.
The “Be Poison Smart!”® Program provides poison prevention education to health care providers, students, parents and the general public in cooperation with agencies such as the Ohio Department of Health, Head Start and the Ohio Hospital Association.