Medication Take-Back Day

April 08, 2019
Sheboygan – Area residents will have the opportunity to safely dispose of unneeded medications at five locations throughout Sheboygan County on Saturday, April 27.
 
Medication Take-Back Day, hosted by Healthy Sheboygan County 2020, will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the following locations:
 
  • HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital, 3100 Superior Ave., Sheboygan
  • Generations, 1500 Douglas Dr., Plymouth
  • Random Lake Fire Department, 718 Spring St., Random Lake
  • Oostburg High School, 410 New York Ave., Oostburg
  • Howards Grove Village Hall, 913 S. Wisconsin Ave., Howards Grove
 
Details:
  • Prescription and over-the-counter medications accepted
  • Cross out identifying information on the containers
  • 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
 
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About HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital
HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital has been delivering high quality health care to Sheboygan and its surrounding communities since 1890. HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital provides a comprehensive range of services that include cancer care, women’s services, 24-hour emergency care, digestive health, orthopedics, cardiac, home health and hospice care. The hospital’s primary purpose is to continue Christ’s healing love through the delivery of high quality and compassionate health care in an environment sensitive to the needs of all people. HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. An affiliate of Hospital Sisters Health System, we draw on the history of St. Francis of Assisi as we move to continue serving the health care needs of our area in Christ’s healing ministry, caring for all people. To learn more, visit www.stnicholashospital.org.

About Hospital Sisters Health System
Hospital Sisters Health System’s (HSHS) mission is to reveal and embody Christ’s healing love for all people through our high quality, Franciscan health care ministry. HSHS provides state-of-the-art health care to our patients and is dedicated to serving all people, especially the most vulnerable, at each of our 15 Local Systems and physician practices in Illinois (Breese, Decatur, Effingham, Greenville, Highland, Litchfield, O’Fallon, Shelbyville and Springfield) and Wisconsin (Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Oconto Falls, Sheboygan, and two in Green Bay). HSHS is sponsored by Hospital Sisters Ministries. For more information about HSHS, visit www.hshs.org.  For more information about Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, visit www.hospitalsisters.org.
 
Contact:
Angela Deja, Public Relations Coordinator
(920) 272-3360

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