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2014-06-02 23:01:34

New results from the National Health and Wellness Survey show non-adherence is associated with greater work and activity impairment. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Nearly one in four women with breast cancer are non-adherent with their oral endocrine therapies, according to new findings from Kantar Health’s National Health and Wellness Survey (NHWS). The research will be presented today at the 19th Annual International Meeting for ISPOR (International Society for Pharmacoeconomics...

2014-06-02 08:29:38

Automated voucher and coupon-distribution solution designed to improve medication adherence by providing discounts to patients within ePrescription workflows READING, Mass., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Physicians Interactive (PI), the leading provider of online and mobile clinical resources and solutions for healthcare professionals (HCPs), today announced that its eCoupon(TM) automated voucher and coupon distribution solution is now available within the latest version of Greenway...

2014-05-31 23:02:01

AffordRx provides savings on beta blockers and thousands of medications. Margate, NJ (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Hypertension is a killer that lies in wait in one in every three American adults. Also known as high blood pressure, hypertension can affect circulation, liver and kidney function, and vision, and can lead to coronary artery disease, heart attack or stroke—even in younger patients. It's defined as regularly or often having a blood pressure reading of more than 140/90. High blood...

2014-05-30 12:25:52

KIRKLAND, Wash., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Talyst, a market leader in pharmacy automation and 340B solutions, will be exhibiting at the 2014 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Summer Meeting in Las Vegas, NV. The company will be showcasing both its acute care pharmacy automation solutions and 340B software products and services. Talyst's pharmacy automation provides enterprise-wide medication management across the entire health system. Talyst offers a variety...

2014-05-29 08:28:32

CRANFORD, N.J., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health psychology experts from Atlantis Healthcare, a global company specializing in patient adherence solutions, have published a review supporting an innovative psychology-based model for understanding treatment non-adherence and designing behavior change interventions to improve adherence. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130627/MM38791 The paper, entitled "Applying COM-B to medication adherence - A suggested framework for...

2014-05-28 23:18:21

CHAMPS Group Purchasing is pleased to offer its members special pricing on Healthcare Compliance Pros’ newly released “Premium” compliance program. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 CHAMPS Group Purchasing is pleased to offer its members special pricing on Healthcare Compliance Pros’ newly released “Premium” compliance program. The “Premium” program is fully customizable and designed to meet the specific compliance needs of the practice in the areas of HIPAA, OSHA,...

2014-05-23 08:24:39

Instead of being embarrassed by your Medical Alert Bracelet, show off your new e-pill CADEX Platinum Medical Alert Watch-- life-saving practicality has never looked so good WELLESLEY, Mass., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stylish women's alert bracelet is now available for purchase from e-pill Medication Reminders. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140522/90573 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140522/90572 "The device has the ability to speak for the patient...

2014-05-22 16:26:43

HAMDEN, Conn., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Many times in the healthcare industry today, the mere mention of "compliance" brings negative thoughts among professionals, signifying the level of worry about adhering to regulations to avoid adverse consequences for their organizations. For this reason, Karen Bommelje, RN, BSN, HCS-D CHC, Senior Manager, Simione Healthcare Consultants, suggests that home care and hospice providers work to motivate their teams by re-positioning compliance as...

2014-05-21 13:45:48

American Thoracic Society Reminders prompting asthma patients to take their control inhalers if they miss a dose significantly improve medication adherence, according to a primary-care based study conducted by a research team in Australia. In this six-month investigation, patients receiving reminders took on average 73% of their prescribed doses compared to only 46% in patients who did not have reminders. The results of the cluster randomized controlled trial were presented at the ATS...

2014-05-21 08:26:33

Mango Health has created immediate value for many stakeholders in U.S. healthcare by improving medication adherence SAN FRANCISCO, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mango Health, a leader in mobile health, today announced a $5.25 million round of Series A financing led by venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB). In addition, Dr. Beth Seidenberg, a General Partner at KPCB, will join Mango Health's board of directors. Mango Health operates an enterprise platform...


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