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March 20, 2014 - Industry Leaders Gather to Address Medication Adherence Solutions at World Congress Summit. Improving medication use and adherence is a system-wide challenge. With approximately 50 percent of patients not....   Read more

 

March 3, 2014 - Engaging in a multi-stakeholder dialogue at the World Congress on Adherence. In order to effectively address the challenge of patient medication non-adherence, two requirements must be met...   Read more

 

February 28, 2014 - Collaborating to Care for Employee Care Givers. 
Baby boomers are turning 65 at the rate of 10,000 per day. This trend will place strain on our nation’s overwhelmed health care system as well as the associated growing number of caregivers. The resulting impact...   Read more

 

February 28, 2014 - The Medication "Habit Loop". Patient medication
non-adherence is primarily driven by behavioral reasons, such as simple procrastination or forgetfulness (69 percent), an Express Scripts study uncovered. In order to improve adherence......   Read more

 

February 27, 2014 - Medication Synchronization Based on Chronotherapy and Patient Lifestyle. Most pharmacies refer to medication synchronization as the organization of a person’s medications so that they can be filled on the same day each month. The process......   Read more

 

January 3, 2014 - Driving positive ROI from adherence programs. Medication
non-adherence is a complex medical problem, and represents a significant business challenge. For pharmaceutical companies alone, global non-adherence represents revenue losses of...   Read more

 

November 25, 2013 - Med Synch Drives Patient-Pharmacist Connection for Better Adherence. For people taking multiple medications, frequent trips to the pharmacy to pick up prescriptions can be a huge hassle.  A typical month for someone taking 5 or more chronic medications...   Read more

 

November 25, 2013 - Exploring the Connection: The Significance of Adherence Packaging in Addressing CMS Star Ratings. Changes in the payment methodology for health plans with Medicare Advantage contracts are driving a renewed focus on patient medication adherence and related innovations...  Read more

 

November 25, 2013 - Measuring Adherence in Clinical Trials for Optimized Results. Insights from MWV Healthcare's Chief Science Officer Bernard Vrijens, Ph.D. Adherence to medications is essential for realizing their benefits; however, almost half of patients prescribed medications for chronic diseases...  Read more