Posted by admin | Posted in Health Info, Prevention | Posted on 17-03-2013
Skip taking medication in treatment can cost you. From waste to health economic issue, to life-threatening. It has been shown that the risk of a stroke, for example, is reduced by nine percent among patients compliant drug administration that have been given.
How to improve compliance with the treatment?
Set simple guidelines and accessible. Ensuring the comfort in the sense that the patient does not have to transform your life patterns too, and as you can combine the dailies with their daily activities, for example to associate a meal or other activity.
Motivation and seeks to motivate the patient by self index cards, custom software, track improvement, or by the learning of techniques in handling devices such as blood pressure, diabetes pen, etc … can be fostered if the reward compliance optimal treatment, by greeting, or recognition of the effort that has been subjected to the same course.
Set reminder systems. It involves using technology using warning systems that distribute mobile alerts the patient. Also included individualized dosing systems.
Efficiency in control. Seeking greater efficacy regarding the administrative and scheduling appointments, including patient reminders, which would avoid costs by repetition and forgetfulness.
Education. Promoting patient education through information to be able to prevent and treat the disease more effectively.