Connected Health, Better Adherence Conference

Prescriptions for a Healthy America and NEHI co-hosted an expert roundtable discussing how health IT policies can be leveraged to improve medication adherence. Evidence continues to mount that improved medication adherence and management are vital but untapped drivers of improving health and lowering costs. Health Information Technology (HIT) is clearly essential for broad-scale improvements. The roundtable explored where major stakeholder groups see consensus around HIT priorities that will accelerate improvements in medication use throughout the US healthcare system.

Panelists

Panel 1- The Present: What is the state of health IT proper use of medications and improved patient adherence?

Panel 2- The Future: How should we shape health IT policy to enhance appropriate use of medications and good patient adherence?