Advancing Prescription Medicine Compliance: New Paradigms, New Practices
The ramifications of noncompliance with medication regimens affects virtually every aspect of the health care delivery system. Advancing Prescription Medicine Compliance: New Paradigms, New Practices offers a synopsis of the ramifications of noncompliance and how different groups can help alleviate its negative impacts on patients by providing a common understanding of the current compliance situation.
This informative book provides readers with insight into changes of the past decade which affect the advancement of compliance in the future. Among those changes covered are increased recognition by health policymakers and health-related organizations of the importance of compliance; the availability of many new tools which promote patient compliance; changes in the health care delivery system that offer opportunities to integrate compliance-enhancement into the health care process and change people’s knowledge, attitudes, and practices; and better understanding and acceptance of noncompliance’s multiple ramifications.