In-Home Connected Devices Improve Adherence and Persistence for People on Injection Therapies
October 16, 2019
1:30pm - 1:50pm
Innovation Zone Stage
1-in-2 people on chronic medication stop taking it in the first year, with the biggest drop-off occurring in the first month. With the intervention of HealthBeacon technologies, people's adherence and persistence have improved as much as 30%. HealthBeacon's connected devices facilitate a discussion between physicians, patients, families and other caregivers that will impact adherence and improve health behavior long-term.