7 Mistakes Long-Distance Caregivers Make

By Jill Abell If your elderly loved one lives far away, it might seem challenging to help from a distance. Long-distance caregiving is especially challenging if your loved one’s care is not addressed before a crisis. Here are some common mistakes you can avoid to ensure your loved one is cared for and that you…

Taking my pills on time

If you think about it, taking a pill shouldn’t be that hard of a task. So why is it that every time my doctor prescribes me medication with the simple instruction of taking ‘one pill per day as needed for 10 days’ it always takes me upwards of two or three weeks to complete the…

MedMinder Pill Dispenser Multi-Week Feature

MedMinder has recently added a new feature to its pill dispenser and complementary medication management service. Responding to our valuable customer feedback, we have added a multi-week dispensing feature to our pill dispenser. Now our medication dispenser, unlike other pillboxes, can simply match the preference of users depending on their dosage frequency and ensure no…

Medication Adherence can be Predicted?

Not long ago, the New England Healthcare Institute released new research showing that patients who do not take their medications as prescribed by their doctors cost the U.S. health care system an estimated $290 billion in avoidable medical spending every year. Clearly, medication non-adherence is a costly and prevalent problem amongst people of all ages…