(Spokane, WA) Why is a Medication Timer so important? Caregivers worry about loved ones accidentally overdosing on prescription medication. This is an issue we hear about all the time. The consequences are truly shucking, which is why a Medication Timer is so important. Minor medication errors can be dangerous, debilitating and sometimes, even fatal.
A Smart Medication timer with alarms is used for mom forgetting pills or dad forgetting medication. Senior women take over 60 % of all prescribed medication, so mom forgetting her pills can be a big problem. Health Care research data shows that the number of prescriptions written for older adults averages 15 per person. 83% of seniors over 65 are taking prescription medications. The need for a medication timer is obvious. Watch the You Tube Videos and see why an Old fashion pill box will lead to mistakes.
A smart pill dispenser can prevent up to 125,000 premature deaths every years. Did you know that 1 in 10 ER visits is for medication errors. The World Health Organization estimates that 90% of Seniors make medication errors on a regular basis.
Caregivers need a Medication timer that actually works. This will lighten the caregivers work load and reduce stress and worry. The medication timer means they will not forget to take their pills. Using a old fashion PillBox , you can expect mistakes.
Trying to remember times and even days of the week become harder as seniors suffer from AIMM’s (Aged Induced Memory Errors). The problem with AIMM’s will get worse over time. When a spouse is lost the problem is compounded. Medq Medication timer is the 21st Century solution to an age old problem, forgetting to take you pills. Start your MedQ Smart pill box trial today.