September 4, 2019
AAOA, PA Foundation Release Videos to Raise Awareness About Rx Opioid Safety
ARLINGTON, Va., September 4, 2019 – Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA), in partnership with the PA (Physician Assistant) Foundation, released two new videos featuring a team of PAs from the...
August 12, 2019
AAOA, HealthyWomen Release Toolkit to Engage Women Around Prescription Opioid Safety Efforts
ARLINGTON, Va., August 12, 2019 – Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) and HealthyWomen released a new suite of resources to help educate women, in their role as consumers and caregivers,...
September 16, 2019
Educating Patients and Caregivers About Prescription Opioids During Transitions of Care
Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) member National Transitions of Care Coalition (NTOCC) is an organization dedicated to addressing issues and concerns related to transitions of care — when a patient...
July 17, 2019
Convening Healthcare Leaders to Address Opioid Misuse and Abuse
AAOA member the Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) brings together innovative leaders from the payer, provider, manufacturer, distributor, health information technology, post-acute and other health industry spheres. The organization’s mission is...
April 29, 2019 | by Brian Mastroianni | Healthline
Fueling an Epidemic: Americans Sharing Opioids with Friends and Family
It’s no secret that the opioid crisis is one of the most pressing modern public health crises hitting communities nationwide. While addiction to prescription pain medications leads to tens of...
March 27, 2019 | by Allied Against Opioid Abuse | Mediaplanet
Prevent Misuse and Abuse of Prescription Opioids Through Education
Allied Against Opioid Abuse is working to educate the public on the rights, risks and responsibilities to help prevention the misuse and abuse of prescription opioids. Did you know that...
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Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) is a national education and awareness initiative to help prevent abuse and misuse of prescription opioids #AgainstOpioidAbuse
It's #PainAwarenessMonth. Learn three questions you should ask your provider when discussing pain management and prescription #opioids. Watch here: https://t.co/lxFSixf4Wx
Approximately 36% of people said they did not know they needed to dispose of leftover #RxOpioids. Read more on safe storage here to help prevent Rx #opioid misuse: https://t.co/xnlNsEeebq
Future PAs have an important role in combating the #opioid epidemic now and in the future. Sign the Pledge to Pause now: https://t.co/86oKWQ5Sie
September is Pain Awareness Month. Being aware of pain management and treatment options is crucial, especially after surgery. Check out this video with @MartyMakary and other physicians on what you need to know to manage your pain after a procedure.
Managing Pain After Surgery: What You Need to Know
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