Lakeview Regional Hosts Crush the Crisis Opioid Take Back Day

Lakeview Regional Medical Center, a campus of Tulane Medical Center, is hosting Crush the Crisis Opioid Take Back Day on Oct. 23 to raise awareness about opioid addiction and anonymously collect unused and expired prescription medications for proper disposal.  The event aligns with the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.

Hospital staff, volunteers, and uniformed law enforcement officers will be present to help with the safe and anonymous disposal of unwanted medications. Tablets, capsules, and patches will be collected.