Pink Sheet is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction

Most Common Reason For Poor Rx Adherence: “I Forgot” – NCPA

This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily

Executive Summary

A study conducted for the National Community Pharmacists Association assigns chronic medication users report card grades based on rates of different non-adherent behaviors and describes the most common reasons along with some possible remedies.

You may also be interested in...



Medication Adherence: A Positive Story You Are Not Hearing

Pharmaceutical companies are spending more to help patients adhere to their therapeutic regimens – an almost universally recognized way to improve health outcomes and pharma’s bottom line. But an unclear legal and regulatory climate and poor understanding of the adherence problems it is trying to solve means industry isn’t trumpeting what could be one of its best health care value arguments.

Medication Adherence Budgets Rising At Pharma Firms, Report Says, But Impact Still Hard To Calculate

Pharmaceutical companies are investing more money into medication adherence programs, but measuring the success of these programs remains a challenge. Consultants are recommending building adherence plans into the development of a drug, with an emphasis on understanding patients’ approaches to compliance.

Pharma’s Adherence Allies: Part D Hearing Underscores Industry Progress in Reframing Rebate Debate

Sen. Bill Nelson is the primary sponsor of legislation to impose rebates on Medicare Part D. But when he held a hearing on the program in his Aging Committee, something surprising happened: everyone wanted to talk about adherence instead.

Related Content

Topics

Latest News
See All
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

PS075879

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel