OPA Resource Center - Presentation Info

FAQs For Falls Prevention

Last Updated: 10/12//2016

Would you like to give a presentation in your community? 

The Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA), through the Public & Professional Relations Committee, established and maintains an online, educational resource center for member use. In the Resource Center, you will find various presentations and handouts to help assist you with community outreach or education on various topics.  The presentations are geared toward a variety of audiences, so you are welcome to edit the materials to best address your audience. Some of the materials include, but are not limited to the items listed below. Contact the office at 614.389.3236 or [email protected], regarding  additional presentation materials on the following topics:  Drug Abuse, Immunizations, and Medication Safety.

Media Outreach

In order to spread the message of the benefits of pharmacist-provided services, it takes a coordinated outreach effort to legislators, key stakeholders, and the public. The best mechanism to facilitate this outreach is through the media. OPA's Public & Professional Relations Committee has developed a special toolkit for pharmacists and student pharmacists to utilize to share the value of pharmacy.

To access this step-by-step guide, download our OPA Media Press Kit.

Patient Education Resources 

PowerPoint Presentations and Resource Materials

 Generation Rx Initiative: information and links

  • Generation Rx Initiative provides medication safety and prescription drug abuse prevention resources for schools, colleges and communities to help combat Rx drug abuse. 
  • Generation Rx can be accessed at Generation Rx Initiative - This web site provides medication safety resources and information.

A.S.K. Ohio Patient Compliance Campaign

  • Answers * Service * Knowledge is a comprehensive program dedicated to help increase communication between patients and pharmacists, by encouraging patients to ASK questions encouraging proper medication use.
  • Resources includes PowerPoint presentations, handouts, brochures, posters, press releases, etc.
  • A.S.K. Ohio Patient Compliance Campaign

Brown Bag Program

These resources encourage consumers, especially seniors, to gather up all their prescription and OTC medicines and take them to a pharmacist for review.

Posters

These posters arefor display educating the public about the profession of pharmacy and providing them with questions to ask the pharmacist are available for download and printing.