Pleio medication adherence program INCREASES Rx refills up to 53%
PLEIO GoodStart™ improves prescription refill activity up to 53% during first 100 days of therapy.
[Philadelphia, PA April 27, 2009] Pleio Health Support Systems, Inc.(Pleio) announces early results of Pleio GoodStart™, the free medication adherence service. Prescription refill data revealed that Pleio's combination of customized medication reminders, phone-based coaching sessions and pharmacist counseling improves prescription refill activity by up to 53%. Data shows a 14% increase in the first prescription refilled, building to a 53% improvement by the third refill. Refill behavior data from 2,850 patients was compiled and analyzed by Pleio.
"For many people, adapting to a new prescription can be stressful and confusing. Adherence to medication is a process that takes time—and patients welcome the 100 days of free support that Pleio provides. The 53% Rx refill improvement suggests that Pleio's sustained, customized patient adherence support works. The medication adherence community will welcome these real-world results", said Jean Lalonde, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Pleio.
Pleio GoodStart connects patients with specially-trained pharmacists via the Outcomes Pharmaceutical Health Care® Personal Pharmacist Network. "Pleio GoodStart supports pharmacists in delivering greater value to their patients while improving medication outcomes," said Patty Kumbera, Chief Operating Officer of Outcomes Pharmaceutical Health Care. The service is now available to over 20,000 pharmacies in the Outcomes Personal Pharmacist Network.
For more information about Pleio GoodStart, contact Pleio at (514) 369-9995 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Pleio Health Support Systems, Inc.
Pleio Health Supports Systems, founded in 2006, has offices in Montreal and Boston. Pleio GoodStart is a sponsored and free adherence service that improves prescription refills by up to 53%. Pleio GoodStart™ is a registered trademark of Pleio Health Support Systems, Inc. For more information, visit www.pleio.com or contact Jean Lalonde, at (514) 369-9995 email@example.com.
About Outcomes Pharmaceutical Health Care
Outcomes Pharmaceutical Health Care is the national leader in the design, delivery, andadministration of Medication Therapy Management programs. The company's service line benefits health care purchasers by delivering a cost effective approach to advancing patient care and controlling utilization through the provision of patient-friendly, face-to-face personal pharmacist services. The company is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa and may be found online at www.getoutcomes.com.