We use the free social capital around a user to provide person centred care.
Age UK estimates that almost 2 million people aged over 65 takes at least 8 different prescribed medications weekly and this increases to 1 in 4 people over the age of 85. 1 in 2 people over the age of 80 fall once a year, we know that 66% of all medications taken by over 80-year-olds can cause drowsiness. 1 in 2 people over the age of 80 fall once a year.
Until now we didn’t know if It’s because they took their night-time medicines in the morning. With YOURmeds you know exactly which medicines have been taken and when. Supporters are informed when the wrong medication is taken so that they can intervene and take the appropriate action.
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Stoke-on-Trent City Council
Peter Ball (Telecare and Rehabilitation Services Manager) and Liz Fox (Service Development Manager) talk about using YOURmeds.