medSmart Medication Therapy Management
- Almost 30% of all hospital admissions for people over the age of 65 are directly attributable to medication non-adherence.
- 125,000 people die each year from non-adherence, twice the number killed in automobile accidents.
- The World Health Organization projects that the cost of poor adherence could exceed $177 billion annually and accounts for nearly 40% of all nursing home admissions.
- About 50% of the 1.8 billion prescriptions dispensed annually are not taken correctly, contributing to prolonged or additional illnesses.
medSmart medication therapy management is a home technology solution. By combining automated dispensing with 24 hour reporting, medSmart supports independent living and empowers caregivers with vital information to improve each aspect of proper medication management.