Take Action: Steps to Take Control of Your Medication Schedule

In a recent article on Patient Engagement HIT, Sarah Heath outlines how patients can work with their pharmacist and other healthcare professionals to better improve the rate that each patient takes their medications.  The insightful article cites research that suggests that forming close working relationships with healthcare professionals can greatly increase a patient's odds of sticking to their med schedule. Check out the article here and tell us what you think! What are some techniques that you use to stay on top of your medication?

The New Distrupters in Healthcare

Dr. Shah is the CEO of MyMeds (www.my-meds.com), a digital health company whose medication adherence platform engages patients, physicians and pharmacists to work together. Technology is disrupting consumer industries across the globe. In healthcare, technology is being used to improve systems, but the new disruption will be driven by people - patients and pharmacists.