Blog - Medicine on Time

Every year on the 7th of April, World Health Day is observed under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO). Each year speaks to a different worldwide healthcare need or crisis and in 2018, the WHO is speaking out for universal health coverage.

Summer is right around the corner and that can only mean one thing – summer camp! For parents of children with a medication regimen, there’s an additional level of preparedness that goes beyond making sure they packed enough sunscreen. Medication adherence shouldn’t prevent kids from enjoying their summer, especially if they’re headed to camp.

Need to edit dose schedules for patients, but are worried about the time it would take to redo them? Don’t worry, we’ve outlined a quick way to edit those schedules with ease.

In celebration of Kidney Month this March, the American Kidney Fund is focusing its efforts to empower, fight for and honor women affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD). Taking the focus of this year’s World Kidney Day, which falls on March 8—International Women’s Day—and extending it in a month-long effort to raise awareness that kidney disease affects women differently and at a greater rate than it does men.

Located in the heart of Kirksville, Missouri, lies a unique gem for serving patient needs. Kirksville Pharmacy is the first pharmacy in the area to provide valuable medication adherence solutions and we are ecstatic to see how quickly they became a reliable resource for their community. We interviewed Jessica Buchheit, owner and pharmacist, about the success she and her husband had right from the start!