The Osteoarthritis Action Alliance is committed to elevating osteoarthritis (OA) as a national health priority and promoting effective policy [systems and environmental] solutions that address the individual and national toll of OA.

Policy &
Advocacy

Invoking policymakers at all levels in all sectors to make OA a public health priority.

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Community
Engagement

Fostering communities to build capacity to prevent or manage OA.

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Healthcare Systems
& Provider Mobilization

Mobilizing health systems and healthcare professionals to proactively identify and address OA in clinical care.

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Individual Engagement
& Education

Engaging individuals with OA, their family, friends and caregivers with strategies to optimize quality of life.

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OA Prevention

Preventing the onset of OA through effective injury prevention and weight management strategies.

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The Cost of Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis and affects approximately 30.8 million Americans. OA-related medical expenses cost $62.1 billion in each year between 2008 and 2011.

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Meet Our Honorary Co-Chairs

Introducing Lennie and Dianne Rosenbluth and their blog about living fully and honestly with OA.

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