Healthy Reminder is a pill reminder / medication reminder app.
– Over 12 % of the population is 65 and older. The average senior citizen takes 8 different medications as well as herbal supplements. That is a lot to remember. The built in reminders will remind the user to take their medication/supplements throughout the day. If the user is away from there phone and forget to take there medication there emergency contact will be alerted through a text message and a email.
– A study looked at preventable ADEs in Medicare enrollees aged 65 and older and found an annual cost of $887 million for treating medication errors (users forgetting to take their medication)
-An estimated 125,000 lives could be saved annually with better compliance (based on heart disease only: Smith, 1989).
-Altogether, patients’ failure to take prescribed medication costs society about $100 billion annually (National Council on Patient Information & Education, 1995). Approximately $47 billion of this cost is associated with 8.8 million drug-related hospitalizations per year (Friend, 1995).The noncompliant patient’s average cost per hospital admission is $2,150, in 1990 dollars (Col, Fanale, & Kronholm, 1990).
Healthy Reminder is and award winning app. It has been called the best pill reminder or medication reminder app on the market. For more info please visit healthyreminder_org or facebook.com/Healthy-Reminder-1149964208347829/?ref=hl
Detail information and download apk file for android: goo.gl/rWVMxd