New Report: Evidence Backs Policies to Boost Medication Adherence

A review of the research on the patient-health benefits of improved medication adherence supports the growing momentum behind government and market-based strategies to help patients take medications as prescribed. “The Role of Medication Adherence in the U.S. Healthcare System," includes research on the connection between medication adherence, health outcomes and healthcare system spending, as well as research on major barriers to medication adherence and examples of initiatives to help improve it.