Medications are an integral part of treating chronic illnesses, especially for seniors who experience health deterioration that comes with aging. It is also prescribed by healthcare professionals to help prevent the onset of certain illnesses. For some older adults with several health conditions, it entails the need to take multiple medications. With the home care services in Huntsville, Alabama, medication adherence for improved health outcomes is highly-attainable.
Through the compassionate and highly-experienced caregivers of Brooks Home Health Care, seniors receive a top-notch level of excellence in home health care while attaining a sense of freedom and independence. In the area of personal care, the medication needs of the seniors are attended to with utmost care and professionalism. Our in-home caregivers provide medication reminder services to help ensure that seniors adhere to their medications as prescribed – meaning they take the right medicine with the correct dosage at the right time.
Moreover, the advent of technology has paved the way for modern techniques that help simplify the process of taking medications. Hundreds of devices, mobile applications, and alarm clocks are now used to keep track of medications, such as the two listed below.
- Med-Q Digital Pill Box Dispenser.
A pillbox dispenser and alarm clock type of medication reminder device that utilize a loud blaring alarm and a light-up feature on the pillbox to let seniors know which pill to take.
- MedMinder Medication Dispenser.
This medication reminder tool not only provides audio alerts but also visual and phone notifications, both to the medication receiver and the caregiver, notifying in case of a missed dosage.