Phoenix, AZ August 27, 2012—
Why did Lee DeMar invent a Pill dispenser with alarm? Lee was running a Phoenix-based nursing agency, he heard the nurses expressing frustration because many of their older patients were not taking their medications when they should and returning back to the ER time after time. The medical term is medication non-compliance (or non-adherence);
Medication non-compliance — which has been called (By the Wall Street Journal) “America's other drug problem” — is resulting in over 125,000 deaths per year. Before MED-Q the answer was posit-note medication reminders. MED-Q has been designed to take advantage of technology in an affordable, reliable easy to use way.
DeMar recognized the consequences of this problem and created a pill dispenser with alarm to alleviate the physical and financial suffering The creation of the Med-Q Pillbox dispenser, a 21st century solution to the problem. The unit and has become priceless to it’s users.
Featuring a unique modern design, the Med-Q Pillbox is different than any pill organizer on the market toady. It is a self-contained, "all-in-one"
According to DeMar, “The Med-Q Pillbox features a user-friendly design and multipurpose functionality to assist any individual in taking daily medications and vitamins." Med-Q's programmable pill dispenser system, according to DeMar “is a technology breakthrough for individuals and families and caregivers struggling too adhere to their daily medication regimens and live an independent life.”
A visual LED light illuminates the individual box that needs to be taken, which means no mistakes. The escalating alarm sounds at the time you program so forgetting has become a thing of the past
With 90% of people making medication errors, the goal of the Med-Q alarm pill dispenser is to eliminate medication errors. For more information or to purchase the Med-Q Pillbox, please visit lifesavingpillbox.com and watch the videos, you’ll wonder why they didn’t come out with this pill dispenser with alarm years ago