June 5, 2019
AAOA Welcomes PTCB as New National Partner
ARLINGTON, Va., June 5, 2019 – Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA), a national education initiative focused on engaging stakeholders across the healthcare community to help address the prescription opioid abuse...
May 20, 2019
AAOA and PA Foundation’s Pledge to Pause Initiative Encourages Future Prescribers to Commit to Educating Patients About Prescription Opioid Safety
DENVER, Colo., May 20, 2019 – Physician assistant (PA) students attending the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) 2019 Conference in Denver are joining the national Pledge to Pause effort by...
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...
May 16, 2019
Every Week is Prevention Week for Family Caregivers
May 12–18 is National Prevention Week, sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Every year during this time, communities and organizations across the country work together...
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
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With the help of @HealthInFocus and our other national partners, we are working to address the #opioid crisis through building awareness on the rights, risks, and responsibilities of Rx #opioids. Learn more about our partners:
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Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA) is a national education and awareness initiative to help prevent the abuse and misuse of prescription opioids. Our ...
As a patient, you have certain rights when it comes to your #healthcare and treatment options for pain. Learn more about the rights, risks and responsibilities associated with Rx #opioids: https://t.co/ZHoBxdwWUY
Approximately 60% of people say their #healthcare provider or pharmacist has not talked to them about safe storage or disposal of Rx #opioids. Check out AAOA's Pharmacy Toolkit for tips on navigating conversations surrounding opioids:https://t.co/5u7Gxm8hDM
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