Washington DC December 03, 2012 -- Why was the MED-Q Automated pill dispenser invented. Lee DeMar was the owner of a Phoenix-based Temp nursing agency, he would always hear nurses expressing their frustration over the fact that their older patients were not taking their medications properly and were returning, time after time, to the ER time after time.
The need for a new programmable pill dispenser had became apparent to him. Medication non-compliance - which has been called by the Wall Street Journal "America's other drug problem" - It leads to unnecessary emergency room visits and many other avoidable medical expenses. The costs are estimated to bein excess of 300 Billion dollars per year. Improper medication management also causes over 125,000 prevetable deaths each year....
The Med-Q Pillbox is different than any pill dispenser on the market today. It is a self-contained, "all-in-one"
The Med-Q Pill box has dual alarms that makes double dosing or forgetting impossible. After the easy programming process, the MED-Q will start brightly flashing in the individual compartment that needs to be taken while an audio alarm will continue to get louder so it can be heard from the next room. The two alarms makes forgetting impossible and the flashing lighting the individual box makes MED-Q error free.
MED-Q's programmable pill dispenser system, according to DeMar "is a technology breakthrough for individuals, families and caregivers struggling too adhere to their daily medication regimens and live an independent life."
With up to 80% of people making medication errors, per The World Heath Organization, 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 http://www.lifesavingpillbox.com and watch the free videos. Happy users say, "How did I ever live with out the MED-Q."
MED-Q Programmable Pill Dispenser