New drug disposal program in Gouverneur
Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 5:53 pm

Gouverneur Hospital is one of two hospitals in St. Lawrence County participating in a new six-month pilot drug ‘take-back’ program for people to drop off unwanted, expired or leftover medications at a locked collection kiosk Monday through Friday from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. in the hospital main entrance. From left to right are hospital CEO Dave Bender; Director of Nursing Julie Smithers, RN; Chief Quality/Compliance Officer Jennie Flanagan, RN; pharmacy technicians Aubrey Alguire and Jordyn Marriott; and hospital Director of Pharmacy Services Susan Bradley.