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Take Back Drugs Day Event at Multiple UPMC Locations

The public is invited to turn in their unused, unwanted and expired medications for safe disposal Drop-off: • Prescription medications including both controlled and non-controlled substances • Non-prescription and over-the-counter medications In preparation, please: • Keep all drugs in their original containers • Conceal your personal information on prescribed medication vials We cannot accept: • Health and beauty aids • Durable medical goods, home health equipment, home care supplies, personal care items • Household hazardous waste (paint, aerosol cans, etc.) • Illegal substances and paraphernalia • Infectious or institutional waste • Medical devices and equipment, medical sharps (needles, lancets), mercury thermometers • Radioactive materials All material collected will be handled in accordance with all federal, state and local laws. LOCATIONS: • Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Outpatient Pharmacy Lobby (in the hospital) • Falk Pharmacy, Falk Medical Building, Second Floor Lobby • Hillman Cancer Center, Ground Floor Atrium, 5115 Centre Avenue, Shadyside • Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, Main Lobby • UPMC East, Main Lobby • UPMC Hamot, Women's Hospital Lobby • UPMC McKeesport, 1-Crawford Patient Discharge Lounge • UPMC Mercy, Cafeteria, Second Floor • UPMC Mercy South Side, Main Lobby • UPMC Passavant, Main Lobby, McCandless Campus • UPMC Presbyterian, Prescription Shop, 1st Floor
Date & Time
  • September 26, 2014
  • 10:00AM - 2:00PM
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