Department of Health: Donate Unused Medications to Help Others

Department of Health: Donate Unused Medications to Help Others
Department of Health: Donate Unused Medications to Help Others

The Wyoming Department of Health has announced that through their Medication Donation Program, state residents can donate their unused medications to help those who may not be able to afford their prescriptions. Program Manager Natasha Gallizzi.

Gallizzi said that any medication can be sent in to the the program including certain medical supplies, such as diabetes testing supplies and wound care materials. Donations not appropriate for sharing will be destroyed via incineration.

Residents may call the program toll free at (855)-257-5041 to see if they qualify and if the medication they need is available.

To donate unused medications:
Mark out any patient identifying information (name, address, phone number, Rx number), but leave the drug name on the container.
Complete a donor form, which is available online at http://www.health.wyo.gov/health...
Mail donations to: Wyoming Medication Donation Program, Wyoming Department of Health, Office of Healthcare Financing, 2508 E. Fox Farm Road, Suite 2A, Cheyenne, WY  82007. In Cheyenne, donations may also be dropped off at the same address Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 1:30-5 p.m.

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