Digital pills to track medication adherence

A new pill includes technology to digitally alert providers when it has been consumed so that compliance can be monitored. The technology is supposed to be used to prevent dangerous side effects when patients skip certain medications. Several hurdles are likely before the pill is used in mainstream practice.

http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20171114/NEWS/171119948/digital-pill-to-track-medication-adherence-is-coming

 

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