The Center for Improving Medication Management

National Council on Patient Information and Education
(301) 656-8565 — focus on over-the-counter medication safety
Medication Use Safety Training (MUST) for Seniors

There are a number of organizations that provide useful tips and information about medication safety.

General Information

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
(301) 427-1364

American Association of Poison Control Centers
(800) 222-1222

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
(800) 311-3435

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
(888) 644-6226

U.S. Food and Drug Administration
(888) INFO-FDA (1-888) 463-6332

Prescription Assistance Programs

Partnership for Prescription Assistance
(888) 477-2669



TogetherRx Access
(800) 250-2839


Medications & Older Adults

(888) OUR-AARP (1-888-687-2277)

(800) MEDICARE (800) 633-4227

National Council on Aging
(202) 479.1200

National Institute on Aging
(800) 222-2225

Older adults who wish to find a certified senior care
(geriatric) pharmacist who can conduct a thorough
medication review can visit:

Medications, Children & Teens

American Academy of Pediatrics Parenting Corner

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Administration (SAMHSA) Family Guide
(800) 662-4357

The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy – The Generation Rx Initiative

Partnership for a Drug Free America

U.S. Food and Drug Administration