Area residents will have the opportunity to safely dispose of unneeded medications and/or donate home medical equipment and supplies.
Residents can dispose the medications at HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center on Saturday, April 28.
The Medication Take-Back and Medical Equipment Drive will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Officials tell Local 5 News the Items will be collected near the Emergency Department entrance of the hospital, located at 1726 Shawano Avenue in Green Bay.
Officials say items must be clean and in good condition
Prescription and over-the-counter medications accepted
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Liquid medications should be kept in the original bottle, then placed in plastic bags
Items that contain mercury, syringes, needles, non-medical inhalers and medications from organizations and businesses will not be accepted
Medical Equipment Donations:
Crutches and slings
Dressing, gauze and tap
Canes and other types of home medical equipment and supplies
Hygiene kit supplies including hand towels, washcloths, bar soap, combs, toothbrushes and toothpaste