WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - United Regional and the Wichita Falls Police Department are asking the public to scour through their medicine cabinets this week.
On Friday, you can drop off prescriptions that are expired, unused, or unwanted to the hospital between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
You do not have to enter the building. Just enter the circle drive at the south side of the Emergency Room on 11th Street.
Needles will also be accepted at this event. The service is free and anonymous. During the last drug take back event more than 230 pounds of medications and needles were destroyed.
This event helps address vital public safety and public health issues. Medicines in home cabinets can be misused and abused.