Distant caregiving or worrying about a loved one living independently is a major concern. Making sure that a family member is taking their proper medication on time is only one issue that families and friends face. Does a loved one forget to take their pills? Do they take the wrong pills or perhaps forget if they took their pills?
One of the primary causes of hospitalization and premature institutionalization of older adults is the inappropriate use of prescription medications, drug interactions or failure to properly take the medications.
As people grow older their ability to follow prescription (Rx) and other medication (OTC, supplements) instructions is decreased. | List ALL e-pill devices.
We offer a line of "Age-In Place" products that can help the patient remember to take medications on time. We recommend:
e-pill Medication Reminders is Boston based medical device company. Since 1999 e-pill timers, alarm watches, pill boxes with alarms and pill dispensers have helped patients around the world remember to take medications on time (improve medication adherence / patient compliance).