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Re: [IPk] Sharps bins



Hi Kerrie
You only need to put the actual inserter needle in the sharps bin, not 
the whole infusion set.
I just snap off the needle part of the inserter using my fingers, and 
put that in the bin (using the Silhouettes). But you can get a needle 
clipper thing that does the job for you.
Di

On 15/04/11 12:13, Kerrie Phillips wrote:
 > I have just requested a larger sharps bin from my doctors surgery as diabetes
> team told me they can't give me one. They have refused for legal reasons and
> will only give me a 1 litre one where the opening is too small for my pump
> sharps or the clexane syringes I have been recently prescribed! In the past
 > other medical professionals I know personally have sneaked ones out for me
but
> if caught could be in trouble. Was wondering how everyone else manages?
>
> Thanks
>
> Kerrie
> Sent using BlackBerry. from Orange
> .
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