Archive: September 2015

Using Medication to Improve Population Health

Medication adherence continues to be a major issue in health care year-over-year. Physicians, pharmacists and researchers have all become frustrated due to patients frequently misunderstanding their medication regimens. According to Annals of Internal Medicine, 20-30% of prescriptions are never filled and almost 50% do not follow the medication instructions, even if their life is on the line.