Prescription refill programs offer convenience, but do they improve adherence
Prescription refill programs help patients by:
A recent study shows prescription refill programs improve adherence, too.
A CVS Health Research Institute study published in the American Journal of Managed Care found that ReadyFill®, the prescription refill program available at CVS/pharmacy®, improved patient medication adherence without leading to an oversupply of their medication.
Researchers looked at data on 250,000 patients* who took medication to treat one or more of 11 common conditions.
Compared to a control group, patients enrolled in ReadyFill: