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Preventing overdose deaths: 5 things to know about naloxone

The lifesaving power behind naloxone, the only drug currently available to reverse an opioid overdose, has prompted new guidelines and practices to make the drug easier to obtain, administer and afford.

The DO

12.10.18

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Physicians call for policies to disarm older patients with dementia

An article in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association found there are currently no laws that give families or caregivers legal authority to confiscate firearms.

JAOA

12.10.18

AOA

Webinar teaches private practice DOs how to build and expand online presence

More than half of online searches are conducted on mobile devices. Attend this online webinar at 7 p.m. CT Tuesday, Dec. 18, to learn how to create a thriving online presence for your practice. The AOA’s free Member Value webinar, “Marketing that Drives Patient Acquisition: Succeeding in the Digital Age,” will review: Best practices for … Read More

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12.07.18

The DO

Make a difference: Nominations open for NRMP board of directors

Share your viewpoints on the Match as a board member of the National Resident Matching Program. Deadline for nominations is Feb. 1, 2019.

The DO

12.06.18

AOA

Policy webinar: Learn what’s next for health care policy in 2019

Register for an AOA webinar on Wednesday, Dec. 12, to learn what the results of the midterm elections will mean for health care policy and advocacy next year.

AOA

12.06.18

The DO

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education gives AOA provisional accreditation

This stamp of approval will affirm the high standards of AOA courses and extend the availability of osteopathically focused CME to more physicians.

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12.05.18

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