Daily Archives: March 10, 2016

Simplify Medication Regimens to Reduce Hospital Readmissions

Patients, particularly elderly patients, commonly leave the hospital with more medications than they were previously taking. More often than not, new regimens are more complex and help contribute to medication non-adherence, which leads to hospital readmissions and increased costs for patients and health care providers. A recent study concluded that “complexity of medication regimens is […]