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Use Medicines Wisely Campaign Partners

The Use Medicines Wisely campaign was launched to educate women about safe medication use. A multi-city campaign was conducted in 1999 in partnership with the following organizations:

Co-Sponsor: National Association of Chain Drug Stores

  • Administration on Aging
  • AFL-CIO
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Association of Diabetes Education
  • American Association of University Women
  • American Cancer Society
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Hospital Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American Medical Women's Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Pharmaceutical Association
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists
  • Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association
  • Association of Schools of Public Health
  • Association of Women's Health, Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses
  • Bell Atlantic
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Business and Professional Women's Foundation
  • Centers for Disease Control Office of Women's Health
  • Church Women United
  • CIGNA Health Care Mid-Atlantic
  • Citizens for Public Action on HBP/Cholesterol
  • Coalition of Labor Union Women
  • Consumer Healthcare Products Association
  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Fannie Mae
  • Federal Occupational Health
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Federation of Women's Clubs
  • Glaxo Wellcome Inc.
  • Hadassah Department of Women's Health
  • Health Resource Publishing Company
  • Jacob's Institute for Women's Health
  • Latino Council on Alcohol and Tobacco
  • Latino Education Project
  • Major Value Pharmacies
  • MANA - A National Latina Organization
  • Merck-Medco Managed Care, LLC
  • National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association
  • National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
  • National Asian Women's Health Organization
  • National Association for Women's Health
  • National Association of Commissions for Women
  • National Association of Community Health Centers
  • National Association of Hispanic Nurses
  • National Association of Professionals in Women's Health
  • National Black Nurses Association
  • National Black Women's Health Project
  • National Breast Cancer Coalition
  • National Community Pharmacists Association
  • National Conference of Puerto Rican Women
  • National Consortium for African American Children
  • National Consumers League
  • National Council of La Raza
  • National Council of Negro Women, Inc
  • National Council on Patient Information and Education
  • National Education Association, Health Information Network
  • National Hispanic Council on Aging
  • National Hispanic Council on Aging - New Mexico Chapter
  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Osteoporosis Foundation
  • National Partnership for Women & Families
  • National Wholesale Druggists' Association
  • National Women's Health Network
  • National Women's Health Resource Center
  • National Women's Law Center
  • Older Women's League
  • Pepco
  • Phillippine Nurses Association of America, Inc.
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.
  • Society for Women's Health Research
  • Washington Business Group on Health
  • Washington State Department of Health
  • Women First HealthCare, Inc.
  • Women's Research & Education Institute
  • Wyeth-Ayerst
  • Y-Me, National Breast Cancer Organization
  • YWCA of the USA

1999 Participating Pharmacies

  • ABCO Desert Markets
  • Albertson's, Inc.
  • Arrow Pharmacy & Nutrition Centers
  • Arrow Prescription Center at Shaw's Suprmarkets
  • Arthur Drug Stores, Inc.
  • Bakers Pharmacy
  • Bartell Drug Company
  • Brooks Pharmacy
  • Brookshire Grocery Co.
  • Coborn's, Inc.
  • Costco Wholesale
  • CVS Corporation
  • Drug Emporium, Inc.
  • Drug Fair of New Jersey
  • Drug World Pharmacies
  • Duane Reade
  • Eckerd Corporation
  • Fruth Pharmacy
  • Giant Eagle Pharmacy
  • Giant Pharmacies and Martin's Pharmacies
  • Giant Pharmacy
  • Hannaford Bros., Co.
  • Hartig Drug Company
  • Hi-School Pharmacy, Inc.
  • Horton and Converse Pharmacies
  • Hy--Vee, Inc.
  • Kerr Drug, Inc.
  • Keystone - Medicine Chest Pharmacies
  • King Kullen Pharmacies Corp.
  • Kinney Drugs, Inc.
  • Kmart Corporation
  • Knight Drug, Inc.
  • Kroger Co.
  • Lewis Drug, Inc.
  • Longs Drugs Stores
  • Marsha Drug Stores, LLC
  • May's Drug Stores, Inc.
  • Medicap Pharmacies, Inc.
  • Medicine Shoppe
  • Meijer, Inc.
  • Med-X Corporation
  • Neighbor Care
  • Nortex Drug Distributors, Inc.
  • P&C Food Pharmacies
  • Phar-mor, Inc.
  • Price Chopper
  • Publix Super Markets, Inc.
  • Rainbow Foods Pharmacies
  • Raley's/ Bel Air
  • Randall's Food & Drugs, Inc.
  • Rite Aid Corporation
  • Ritzman Natural Health Pharmacies
  • R X D Pharmacies, Inc.
  • Safeway, Inc.
  • Save Mart Supermarkets
  • Scolari's Food & Drug Co.
  • Sentry Drug & Supersaver Pharmacy
  • Shop Rite Pharmacy
  • Smith's Food & Drug
  • Snyder's Drug Stores, Inc.
  • Star Market Company, Inc.
  • Steele's Markets, Inc.
  • Stop & Shop Pharmacy
  • Super Sav-On-Drugs
  • Target Stores
  • Thriftway Drugs
  • Thrifty White Stores
  • Times Supermarket, Ltd.
  • United Supermarkets, Inc.
  • Walgreens Pharmacy
  • Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
  • Weis Markets, Inc.
  • Wilkinson Pharmacy, Inc.
  • Winn Dixie Stores, Inc.

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