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Sharps Mailback Program for Pharmaceutical and Biotech Manufacturers

Sharps Mailback Program for Pharmaceutical and Biotech Manufacturers

Stericycle can be an essential part of your patient support program by providing a safe and convenient solution to manage patient-generated sharps for your injectable therapies, such as multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis. We protect what matters: your patients.

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Improve Patient Experience and Therapy Adherence with a Sharps Disposal by Mail

Visibility to Patient Persistency
Our sharps disposal program tracks and validates patient adherence and can provide visibility to when a patient discontinues injectable therapies. The program includes reporting that shows a confirmation of transactions including: shipments, deliveries, returns with weight and proper disposal.

Simple Sharps Waste Disposal
Our mailback system makes it easy for patients to collect and dispose sharps through our all-in-one kit, which includes prepaid shipping box and return labels.

Patient-Centric Sharps Management
Each kit contains a sharps container, prepaid shipping box and return labels, making it easy for patients to collect and dispose of their sharps waste. This helps enhance the patient experience and cultivates brand loyalty.




Enhance Patient Engagement with Stericycle’s Convenient Sharps Mailback Program

By partnering with Stericycle, you'll gain adherence data and enhance patient engagement by providing a safe, easy and environmentally-friendly way to dispose of therapy-produced sharps.

The Sharps Mailback Program Includes:

  • Delivery of unique prescribing and patient data reporting
  • Sharps container and plastic liner
  • Step-by-step instructions
  • Pre-addressed, postage-paid return shipping labels
  • Bar-coded return shipping container
  • Pre-paid sharps disposal
  • Serialized tracking documents (for tracking and proof of waste destruction)



Easy Sharps Collection and Disposal

Step 1

Reusable process Step-1Patient opens box containing mailback kit with your branding and instructions

Step 2

Reusable process Step-2Patient fills container with sharps

Step 3

Reusable process Step-6Patient places full sharps container into provided bag and prepaid shipping box

Step 4

Reusable process Step-7Patient seals USPS compliant box and ships box back for destruction, providing you valuable adherence data

Why Stericycle?

Your Single Nationwide Partner

Your Risk Reduction Experts

Your Sustainability Champion

We manage all major regulated waste streams and offer OSHA and HIPAA compliance training, delivering a 99.7%1 on-time pick-up rate with our fleet of more than 7,000 trucks.

We reduce your risk through full chain of custody and proprietary, real-time tracking systems in addition to compliance experts to keep you informed of federal, state, and local regulatory developments.

We minimize landfill waste, collecting 56 million pounds of plastic and 1.5 billion pounds of paper, and are invested in reducing our fuel-related emissions, achieving a 4% reduction from 2017 to 2019.2

1. Based on Stericycle data, RMW Missed Stops Report, YTD August 2018.
2. Based on Stericycle data, 2018. 

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