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NHS Waste Campaign

Click here (.pdf, 1.63MB) to download the posters for local NHS campaigns.

Click here (.pdf, 1.44MB) to download the leaflet to help reduce waste in the NHS.

Every year thousands of unused inhalers end up in the bin whilst some patients end up in hospital due to under treatment or improper inhaler use.

Wasted or unused medicine(s) is a growing problem in the NHS that you can help tackle.  Waste costs the NHS an estimated £300 million every yeat which could be used for more hip operations, cancer treatments etc.Only order what you need, your GP/nurse will always prescribe enough to meet your clinical needs.  If you order less or more than recommended you may need a clinical review.  Help us, help you! Relievers: Blue, green - maximum 1 per month.  Preventers: pink, brown, purple lasts a month or two.Images of different inhalers, and an image of a pile of unused inhalers

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