Tag Archives: Medication Management

June 2015
Environmental Health Fact Sheets for Caregivers
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Environment, Medication Management, Safety
Format: PDF, Website

These easy-to-read fact sheets for caregivers are intended to provide advice about environmental hazards ranging from air pollution to drinking water contaminants. For example, how to stay safe during a heat wave, or how to find out about the air quality where you live and how knowing about the air quality could prevent an asthma or heart attack. Source: EPA

September 2014
Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors
Tags: Medication Management, Substance Abuse
Format: Website

This Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors contains many valuable resources from high-quality sources about substance abuse.

September 2014
September 2014
Guide to Medicare Preventive Services and Screenings
Tags: Chronic Disease Self-Management, Medicare, Medication Management, Mental Health, Pain Management, Vision Loss/Blindness
Format: Website

This guide to Medicare preventive services and screenings provides information on services covered by Medicare, preventative visits, and costs associated with visits. Source: Medicare.com

July 2014
Tags: Medication Management
Format: Website

This organization is an awareness group that aims to educate the public about prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and medical devices that have the potential to cause patients serious harm. DrugWatch.com is continually updated with drug recall news, recent FDA approvals, drug interactions, side effects, and current developments in the medical field.  In addition, patient advocates at DrugWatchare working with patients to help them get the treatment and care they deserve.

January 2014
National Council on Aging – Managing Your Medicine
Tags: Chronic Disease Self-Management, Medication Management
Format: Website

This article by the National Council on Aging (NCOA) explains why managing your medication matters.