e-pill, LLC is a medical device manufacturer and distributor of electronic medication reminders located in the greater Boston area.
We are the largest US manufacturer and distributor of Medical Devices designed to help improve Patient Compliance and Medication Adherence (reduce or eliminate Medication Non-Adherence). We market 51 different e-pill® Medication Reminders and have been in business since 1999. We are located in Boston, Massachusetts. Our devices (electronic alarm timers for medical purposes) are sold to distributors, patient-direct via the web and to hospitals, clinics, pharmaceutical companies, CROs, biotech and insurance companies. Our devices are routinely being used in clinical studies by the healthcare industry.
We are dedicated to improving healthcare by developing practical patient compliance Medication Reminders and
innovative Aging In Place medical devices."e-pill Medication Reminders are allowing baby boomers to continue
to live independently in their own homes (Aging In Place) when
facing health issues that would otherwise require assisted living or a more advanced care setting"
-Stefan Solvell, founder of e-pill, LLCNon-Adherence is the major controllable cause of preventable rehospitalizations.
In a poll of U.S. individuals 65 years old and older who use medications, researchers found that 51% take at least five different prescription drugs regularly, and one in four take between 10 and 19 pills each day. 57% of those polled admit that they forget to take their medications
. Among those using five or more medications, 63% say they forget doses, compared to 51% among those who take fewer medicines.Drugs don’t work in patients who don’t take them
C. Everett Koop, MDFailure to comply with medication regimens is a major health care problem.
1.6 billion prescriptions are written every year in the United States.
Source: National Council for Patient Information and Education, Washington, DC. Compliance Statistics
e-pill is the leading provider of practical patient compliance
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