Avoiding Problematic Polypharmacy in Seniors

Avoiding Problematic Polypharmacy in Seniors

Polypharmacy is the concurrent use of multiple medications by a patient. It is not a condition, it is simply a statement of fact. While the number of medications qualified as polypharmacy is not clearly defined, technically it is > 1, it is generally agreed that...
A Cure for Medication Non-adherence

A Cure for Medication Non-adherence

Medication non-adherence is a major problem, worldwide. In this paper we propose a cure that includes innovative new technologies of the IoT and particularly the RxPense® Hub, a medication dispensing, management and remote monitoring system developed by Medipense, and...
Medication Errors

Medication Errors

The latest cost of non-adherence is in – the US alone it is over $337 billion, up from $317 billion in 2012. In Europe, it is estimated at €125 billion and contributes to the premature deaths of nearly 200,000 Europeans a year.¹ Amazing: more that 500 Million...

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