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The opioid crisis is among our nation’s top health challenges. As a manufacturer of prescription opioids, Purdue is deeply concerned and committed to being part of the solution. Our CSR Healthcare Improvement Pillar focuses on multidimensional efforts across stakeholders with the same ultimately intention – to help address this crisis.

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Prescription Drug Safety Curriculum Increased Student Knowledge by 49 Percent in its Inaugural Academic Year
STAMFORD, Conn., August 15, 2018 /3BL Media/ — Purdue Pharma L.P. today announced that, through its partnership in the Prescription Drug Safety Network (“the Network”), more than 6,000 high school students in 103 schools gained access to an...
Aug 15, 2018 9:00 AM ET
Purdue Pharma L.P. Joins the Prescription Drug Safety Network
STAMFORD, Conn., November 1, 2017 /3BL Media/ — Purdue Pharma L.P. today announced its participation in the Prescription Drug Safety Network and its commitment to bring proven prevention education created by EVERFI, the leading prevention education innovator, to 200 high schools across the...
Nov 1, 2017 10:00 AM ET
National Sheriffs’ Association Provides Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office With Life-Saving Opioid Overdose “Rescue Drug”
ALEXANDRIA, Va., August 16, 2017 /3BL Media/  – National Sheriffs’ Association (NSA) CEO and Executive Director Jonathan Thompson and Cuyahoga County Sheriff Clifford Pinkney announced today that the Sheriff’s Office will train deputies on how to use the “rescue drug” naloxone and provide overdose rescue kits to the deputies at no cost to taxpayers. A new round of funding from Purdue...
Aug 17, 2017 8:00 AM ET
National Sheriffs’ Association and Purdue Pharma Announce Additional Funding for Life-Saving Opioid Overdose Initiative
ALEXANDRIA, Va. and STAMFORD, Conn., June 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Today the National Sheriffs1 Association (NSA) and pharmaceutical manufacturer Purdue Pharma L.P. announced the second round of its partnership to fund naloxone overdose kits and training for front-line officers.  Naloxone is a “rescue drug” that can reverse an overdose from some opioids, including heroin. This new...
Jun 26, 2017 8:00 AM ET