For people living with diabetes and related chronic conditions, adhering to a prescribed medication schedule can be a challenge. Many patients face unique barriers to medication adherence. According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, 50% of medications for.
Studies indicate that patients interact with their pharmacists more than all other health care providers. A recent study involving high risk patients (with chronic diseases, including diabetes) found that the patients visited their primary care physician an average of 4 times per year, had 9.