I’ve been working with Mylan Specialty, the makers of EpiPen, for some time now. They’ve impressed me with their dedication and zeal for keeping people with life threatening allergies, be they food, latex, or insects, safe. It’s easy to see that they not only care, they walk the walk and are tirelessly working to to ensure that as many people as possible have access to the epinephrine they desperately need. Epinephrine is the only medication that can safe a life in the event of anaphylaxis, thus the incredible importance.
The EpiPen4Schools program is undeniable proof that Mylan believes in what they’re doing. It’s recently undergone some changes and I’d like to share them with you so you can spread the word far and wide. This message is important, it has and will continue to save lives.
What is EpiPen4Schools?
EpiPen4Schools is a program that offers schools free EpiPens to keep on hand in the event of an anaphylactic emergency at school with a prescription.
In their own words the program offers:
· Four EpiPen or EpiPen Jr Auto-Injectors: With a qualifying prescription, each calendar year schools can apply online to receive two EpiPen 2-Pak® cartons, two EpiPen Jr 2-Pak® cartons or one 2-Pak of each kind.
· Anaphylaxis: Know It. See It. Treat It. Training Video: The video is available on DVD or for download at […]