Don’t Forget: National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

The U.S Drug Enforcement Administration is set to host its next National Prescription Dug Take Back Day tomorrow, starting at 10 a.m. According to the DEA 9.9 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs in 2018 and Take Back Day provides an opportunity for families to safely clear out prescription drugs no longer needed in their household.

Click here, to find a collection site near you.

OHA in 2017 launched the Opioid Response Initiative to provide resources for consumers and providers to address our state’s overdose crisis. Leveraging the association’s data on Ohio hospital encounters, OHA analysts pinpointed communities and hospitals disproportionately affected by the opioid epidemic. See the Resource Hub here.