Tag Archives: compliance

November, 2017

March, 2016

  • 16 March

    Patient Tipping Point

    Patients face a tipping point when it comes to out-of-pocket costs. When patients’ share of health care costs reach a certain threshold, patients are more likely to skip refills of medications or fail to get their prescriptions filled in the first place. Most recently, this was demonstrated in a study …

December, 2015

  • 9 December

    Who Isn’t Taking Their Cancer Medication?

    Just a few years ago, a physician knew immediately if a patient didn’t follow the prescribed cancer treatment, because the treatment was likely given intravenously at a health care facility. If the patient missed a scheduled appointment, then the physician could work to get the patient back in compliance. Today, …