NCPIE Joins Allied Against Opioid Abuse

NCPIE has joined leading public health organizations to launch Allied Against Opioid Abuse (AAOA), a national education and awareness initiative to help combat the nation’s opioid abuse epidemic. AAOA brings the National Council on Patient Information and Education together with other key healthcare community stakeholders, including the Caregiver Action Network, Healthcare Distribution Alliance, Mental Health America (MHA), National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA), and the PA Foundation, to educate about the rights, risks and responsibilities associated with prescription opioids.  Follow  AAOA on Twitter (@AAOA_Tweets). Look for updates as the coalition moves forward.