What Helps Older People Take Their Medication Correctly?

What Helps Older People Take Their Medication Correctly

As we age, sometimes memory can get a bit foggy and make it difficult for older people to remember whether or not they have taken their medication. This can be particularly dangerous for seniors with serious health issues.

Thankfully, the development of the Smart Pill Box dispenser can help prevent life-threatening mistakes and help the elderly stay in control of medicine taking to stay healthy.

What is the Smart Pillbox Dispenser?

The Smart Pillbox was developed to improve medication adherence. The Smart Pill Box for the elderly is an automated pill dispenser and software/mobile application to help patients take their medications correctly. The device addresses the functional issues of adherence, portability, monitoring, notification, and cleaning.

Improving Individual Healthcare with the Smart Pill Box Dispenser

Improving Healthcare by using the Smart Pill Box is one of the primary goals of this new technology for dispensing medication. The Smart Pill dispenser is now a necessary tool for home healthcare for anyone, regardless of age. The advantages of the Smart Medicine Box are that it is very easy to set up. All pill dispensers have multiple compartments for each dose, and some dispensers like Hero Health, have nearly 30 compartments.

How to Use the Smart Pill Dispenser

It’s simple…..

  • Fill the pill tray
  • Lock its tamper-proof cover
  • When it’s time to take a dose, the dispenser will beep, and the compartment will open so that you or the patient can take the dosage.

You can set program multiple medication reminders each day using any of these highly rated apps: Hero, Dosecast, and Medisafe.

Smart Pill Dispenser Benefits Include Better Adherence to Prescription Taking

If the senior you love has a busy day, they could easily forget to take their medications. The pill dispenser will alert them either visually or audibly and ensure that the dosages are taken on time. And if you or they also have your dispenser’s mobile app, that will also track your medications and remind you or them.

With this new technology, it helps many people with chronic diseases to stay current with their medication.

Benefits include:

  • Preventing errors
  • Allows for easier organization
  • Easy to use

In the long run, a Smart Pill box can greatly improve healthcare by making it easier and safer for patients to take their medication as prescribed. Smart Pill dispensers and pill reminder apps give people more independence and better health habits.

Buy the Smart Pill Box online from Pharmacy at Pharmacy to My Door (PTMD). We also have the classic Dosset Box available at our Pharmacy Moreton in Marsh. The Dosset Box is also available at our Pharmacy in Wellesbourne.

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