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Bassett Hospitals see high medication numbers in Drug Take-Back Week

A high volume of prescriptions drugs were gathered between the Bassett Hospitals in Cooperstown, Oneonta and Delhi.

Posted: May 7, 2019 7:15 AM
Updated: May 7, 2019 7:37 AM

COOPERSTOWN, NY -- Bassett hospital announced that their drug take-back campaign in April saw a total of 225 pounds of your unwanted, expired and unused prescription medicines.

That total was gathered between their three locations in Cooperstown, Oneonta and Delhi.

Drug take-back week is meant to urge people to clean out their medicine cabinets, all while returning those drugs to several, convenient drop-off points.

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