Published on September 10, 2020

Altru, Safe Kids and the Grand Forks Sheriff's Office Partner for Medication Take Back Event

Grand Forks, N.D. - Altru, Safe Kids and the Grand Forks Sheriff’s Office will hold a Medication Take Back Day, September 22, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., in the parking lot at 1375 S. Columbia Rd., near Perkins. This will be a convenient drive up, drop off medication take back day. 

Bring any unused or expired medications (including pills, ointment, liquids, patches and even pet meds) in their original container to the drop off event to have them properly disposed of. Medications can be OTC or prescription and labels can be in place as the medications will simply be incinerated. For more information, call Safe Kids at 701.780.1489.

About Altru Health System

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a physician-led, multispecialty group practice with an acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit altru.org.