Sharps Compliance recently announced the winners of its Fall 2019 scholarship essay contest. Each semester Sharps hosts a contest for students studying healthcare and awards three scholarships for $1,500, $1,000, and $750.
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Recent research shows that patients who receive education
and counseling about the importance of safe disposal of opioid medications are
associated with a higher likelihood of the patient properly disposing of their
unused medications. That peer-reviewed study
published in the Journal of Pain Research also found “a clear need to increase patient awareness about the
importance and methods of proper medication disposal, and a great opportunity
for health care providers to increase patient education efforts.”
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Sharps Compliance’s deadline for its Fall Scholarship Contest is fast approaching! Students studying healthcare at an accredited college or university have until Friday, May 31 to submit their essays and applications.
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over 3.7 billion prescriptions at retail pharmacy locations in 2018, and
that number should rise as our population ages and more
people are diagnosed with chronic conditions. Both groups are statistically
more likely to take more
medications, so the need for safe and convenient disposal options is growing. At
Sharps Compliance, we’re meeting that challenge by offering safe medication disposal
solutions to ultimate users.
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Sharps Compliance has announced the topic for its Fall 2019 scholarship essay contest. Twice a year Sharps hosts a contest for students enrolled in an accredited university studying a healthcare-related major. Sharps awards three prizes for $1,500, $1,000, and $750.
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