She is a one of the health care professionals the “think tank” that became the MED-Q Smart Medication Compliance System. Denise said, ” Seniors don’t need much of a excuse not to take their medication. The Pill boxes biggest fear, they would purchase a MedQ Medication Compliance System For Quality Of Life and Independence. Pill Box and it would end up in a drawer or a cabinet instead of managing their medication properly.
Our mission was to address medical non -compliance with a new type of Medication Box. The need for a better Medication reminder with Alarms was obvious. The fear of Mom forgetting pills, or dad forgetting medication can be solved with a Smart Medication Reminder
Our First Prototype had a very loud alarm. Common sense dictated high volume for Seniors. But the facts were different. If the alarm started too loud, it would scare the user and they would pull the batteries out of their Pill Reminder defeating the purpose. Med-Q timer solutions, have the alarm start softer and increase in volume. The statistics with this, what appears to be a small change , were over-whelming. Med-Q is “The Smart Pillbox”
The World health Organization has said “90% of Seniors make medication errors” How big is the impact? The Wall Street Journal has called Medical non-compliance “America’s other Drug Problem” The USA TODAY says “Medication errors cost the United States medical system in excess of 350 Billion a year. MedQ Smart Medication Reminder to the rescue.
Many different pill box with alarm prototypes and user studies. The “negatives” were eliminated and the “positives” were built on to make the best pill reminder, pill dispenser and medication timer all rolled up in one. The Med-Q Smart Electronic PILL BOX with Alarms was eventually perfected. The use of LED LITE-BOX Technology with Triple Alarms made it possible. We feel we met our goal with the MED-Q programmable pill box with alarms.
The smart pill box was designed to help manage illnesses. Theses illnesses can range from high blood pressure pills to the struggle of dealing with Alzheimer’s medication schedules. Taking diabetes medicines has been made easier with the smart pill box. We have made available a medication tool that can virtually eliminate mistakes.We have made available a medication tool that can virtually eliminate mistakes.