PBA Health: Sort it Out: How Better Prescription Packaging Options Can Help Patients

PBA Health: Sort it Out: How Better Prescription Packaging Options Can Help Patients

How you package prescriptions matters. When you use adherence packaging solutions that help you sort, organize, label and track patients’ medications, you can improve patients’ lives—especially those on complex drug therapies.

One such medication synchronization and adherence packaging system is Medicine-On-Time, which offers standard and high capacity multi-dose blister cards that stand alone or work with a pharmacy automation system.

“The package itself has never been the focal point,” said Peter Benjamin, director of business development at Medicine-On-Time, a compliance packaging and medication management company. “It’s always been about making it simple and easy for the patient.”

“But the package is critically important when you talk about multiple medications being taken, or multiple doses at various times throughout the day. Having all of that medication in one package that’s labeled correctly, organized correctly, with the correct dose, at the right time and is color-coded by time of day, that’s a huge improvement from what has traditionally been offered through pharmacies.”.... [Read more at PBA Health]