Storage and Disposal of Medications – 2 CEUs

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
1. Describe the current environmental concerns surrounding improper medication disposal and storage.
2. Relate how improper medication disposal is correlated to prescription drug abuse.
3. Review current options available to store and dispose of unused medications.
4. Identify current legal considerations regarding medication disposal.
5. Describe the role of pharmacy providers in medication disposal.