Dr. Neeraj Mendiratta on Complex Care and the Future of Medicine

[♪♪♪] My name is Neeraj Mendiratta, I am the Service Chief here in Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group for the continuum care program in the DC and suburban Maryland area. I’ve been with MAPMG for eight years now. I started as a hospitalist, and shortly after that, kind of moved up my way to service chief of continuum care. […]

Hourbands- The Solution to Medication Non-Adherence

More than 50% of America is affected by something called Medication Non-Adherence. This is typically people forgetting to take medicine. We have grown so accustom to this that most people just accept forgetting to take their medicine as ‘normal’. But did you know that each year 7 million people are hospitalized and 125,000 people die for mismanaging their […]

Meet Dr. John McConnell of of Inova VIP 360 – Concierge Medicine in Northern Virginia

I’m John McConnell and I’m a primary care internist at Inova VIP 360. Health care guidelines on how we screen for and treat disease are changing all the time, and it’s hard to make sense of what’s changed and why it’s changed. I like to have discussions with my patients about these topics and apply the guidelines in […]

#14.1 How to Help Your Senior Manage Medication (1 of 3)

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3. Set Up a Dosage System (Medication Management BASICS Video Series) (English)

(Music) Now that your family member or friend’s medications are verified and sorted, you need to set up a system for taking them that’s appropriate and easy to use. Medication sets – or “medi-sets” – are plastic boxes with dosage days and times easily visible on them. Large color-coordinated posters can also serve to show medication times clearly. […]

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