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HealthPrize: Adherence Program Development
Programs built with Drive apply HealthPrize’s approach of gamification, behavioral economics and loyalty marketing to boost patient adherence to their medications for chronic disease.
Apr 28th, 2019
PCI Joins the Fight on Opioid Abuse
Mar 18th, 2019
Schreiner MediPharm: NFC-Label for Autoinjector
Feb 15th, 2019
Pharmapack 2019 Highlights Connected Devices, Adherence Packaging
Feb 15th, 2019
The Shift from Hospitals to Home Care Continues to Shape Packaging
Feb 13th, 2019
Buffalo Pharmacies Addresses Medication Adherence
Independent community pharmacy offers multi-med blister card packaging that helps patients, caregivers and pharmacists manage complex medication regimens.
Jan 20th, 2019
Aerosols Deliver Positive Impact on Patient Adherence
How careful, informed product development can help bridge the patient adherence gap.
Jan 14th, 2019
Schreiner MediPharm: Smart Vial Kit
Digital therapy monitoring system enables electronic tracking and monitoring of medication dispensing and intake.
Jan 9th, 2019
Training Patients to Self-Inject Medications Key to Improved Adherence
Noble, BD partner in onboarding and demonstration programs aimed at improving patient adherence of self-administered injections.
Jan 7th, 2019
Blister Packaging Yields Patient, Healthcare Benefits: Part III
Taking a deeper dive into Holyoke’s blister card filling process for its single and multi-dose applications.
Dec 17th, 2018
Blister Packaging Yields Patient, Healthcare Benefits: Part II
Holyoke Health Center has transitioned to more advanced blister packaging that provides printed details in both English and Spanish, with pictorials for those who cannot read.
Dec 14th, 2018
Blister Packaging Yields Patient, Healthcare Benefits: Part I
Holyoke Health Center transitions to blister cards for multimed, personalized patient packaging.
Dec 13th, 2018
Noble: New Product Demonstration Platform
Devoted to safety and patient compliance, this multi-sensory training device aims to enhance training; includes a proprietary lockout mechanism for repeat use.
Nov 21st, 2018
Synergy Pharmaceuticals and Merck Earn HCPC Honors—Part II of II
Blister packs improve patient adherence by making it easier to remember to take meds, using graphics and easy-to-understand instructions.
Sep 13th, 2018
Blister Packs Prompt Compliance, Win Top HCPC Honors—Part I of II
Package innovations from Novartis and Lilly tie for Compliance Package of the Year awards in Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council’s annual competition.
Sep 13th, 2018
Burgopak: Duallok CR3 Child-Resistant Packaging System
Designed for controlled substances, this card-based tray and sleeve combination uses a patented double lock design.
Sep 10th, 2018
Keystone Folding Box Co.: Packaging Combats Opioid Crisis
A customizable version of its Ecoslide-RX packaging is designed to limit dosages and provide safer dispensing.
Aug 27th, 2018
Automation Driving Pharmacy Repackaging in North America
New research suggests patient safety is at the heart of the increased awareness of automation and blister pack benefits.
Jul 25th, 2018
Purdue Startup Develops IoT Medication Adherence System
Concordance Health Solutions’ Smart Med Reminder electronic monitoring system includes a connected prescription vial cap, companion mobile apps and a cloud-based service that reminds patients to take their medication and monitors their progress.
Jun 12th, 2018
Bosch Packaging Technology: Injector and Pen Assembly Machines
Designed for standard four-piece disposable pens; auto-injectors can assemble either all single components or a combination of pre-assembled and single components.
Jun 8th, 2018
HCPC Opens Compliance Package of the Year Competition
Entries for adherence/compliance-prompting packaging will be accepted through June 29, 2018.
May 2nd, 2018
August Faller: Folding Carton with Fill-Level Measurement
Prototype designed primarily for liquid medications aims to improve patient compliance and ease handling.
Mar 21st, 2018
New Sensor Technology Tracks Inhalation Profiles and Technique
Amiko and Sanner partner to integrate technologies for inhaled drug delivery systems that help improve patient adherence and health outcomes.
Feb 15th, 2018
Pharmapack Europe: What Can Urinals Teach Us About Patient Adherence?
A chief behavioral officer talks about integrating the 'human factor' within healthcare technologies to boost their acceptability, usability and impact.
Feb 9th, 2018
Pharmapack Europe Awards Device Innovators
BIOCORP, West Pharmaceutical and sfm win honors in the ‘Exhibitor Innovation’ category, while UCB Pharma, GSK Consumer Health and Laboratoires Virbac earn recognition in the ‘Health Product’ area.
Feb 8th, 2018
Noble, BD Partnership Trains Patients to Use Advanced Drug Delivery Devices
The goal is to improve patient adherence during the “onboarding” process by showing them ways to self-administer new therapies without the supervision of a health care provider.
Jan 8th, 2018
How Package Design Strategies Can Increase Patient Adherence
Containment, communication and transportation areas offer manufacturers ways to build patient adherence-increasing features.
Aug 8th, 2017