The New Home Care Pill Box
A COMPARTMENTALIZED DISPENSER that
is designed to simplify and improve the accuracy of unsupervised medication
dispensing in the home. Each Home Care Pill Box consists of seven large
see-through compartments with separate lids. Each compartment lid is marked
with a number (1 through 7) and a letter indicating the day of the week
(SMTWTFS). Braille, indicating the same information, is also embossed on each
Unsupervised patients in the home use
the Home Care Pill Box to ensure that the proper medication is taken at the
Where multiple doses are required,
Home Care Pill Boxes are easily snapped together to create a single unit
capable of holding several different types of medications taken at different
times during the day. Different medications may be indicated by using various
color lids on each Home Care Pill Box. Lids are available in four colors: red,
white, blue and yellow.
Suggestions for use of Home Care
This re-usable item is available in an
assortment of 4 colors of lids, and the individual units may be snapped
together to form a larger unit if multiple daily doses of medications are
required. There are several ways to use this product, depending on individual
||If the user
is required to take medications only once a day, then only one unit of his/ her
color choice is required. If the daily compartment is not large enough to
accommodate the full daily dosage, simply snap on another unit of the same
color, and put the extra medications in that unit.
units can also be snapped together for 28 days' worth of daily dosages.
If more than one dosage per day is
required, snap together different colored units to indicate different times of
day. For instance, blue would be for morning medications, yellow for noontime
medications, white for dinnertime medications, red for bedtime medications,
etc. Time of day can also be written on the clear plastic end of each unit with
a black marker.
lids are also available without lettering, numbers, or Braille, so that times
may be written right on the lids.
are aware that for some elderly patients, the units may be difficult to snap
together. Simply put the units in a dishwasher and run though the entire cycle.
Immediately at the end of the cycle, while product is still hot and more
pliable, snap the units together and set aside to cool.
Care Pillbox may also be used in conjunction with the tray and I. D. paperwork
that comes with our Multi-Dose Pillbox, which more clearly defines
identification of medications and time of day information.
possible to have your company name imprinted on this product.