What is EasyMed?
McCabes Pharmacy EasyMed pill box organiser system is a personalised service that repackages your medication into a special weekly pill organiser pack that is personal to you. It gives you control and an easy way to organise your medications.
Studies have shown that patients do a better job of taking their medicines when it is packaged in an easy to follow system such as McCabes Pharmacy EasyMed pill organisers.
How does EasyMed work?
- Daily medications are prepared in special weekly pill organisers which are designed for ease of use
- Each of your pills are held in separate compartments in the Easy Med pill organiser, depending on the time of day that you take it.
- The pharmacy team will work this all out for you in line with the GP instructions from your prescriptions which we keep on file, saving you any confusion and organisation time.
- Each time of the day is clearly marked on the Easy Med pill box organiser- breakfast, lunch, dinner and bed to ensure the right medication is taken at the right time.
- Each compartment on the Easy Med pill organiser is covered by a clear strip that shows the medication beneath. Access to the medication is easy by simply popping the strip. The service also provides a Pill Wizard for those that require it. This is a small cup that fits snugly onto each compartment allowing your medication to be safely tipped into the Pill Wizard ready for taking.
Who is EasyMed for?
- For anybody taking a lot of medications
- For those who worry about missing a dose of their medication
- For those who care for someone who takes multiple medications
Why would EasyMed be of benefit to you?
- You, your family or your carer can see at a glance which pills have been taken so there is no need to worry about forgetting your medications.
- It is easy to use.
- It ensures a safer way to take medications.
- The medication is clearly visible.
- The medication times are clearly stated.
- You are in control.
- The Pill Wizard will help if you have difficulty using your hands.