The Care recipient (cr) does not take medications as prescribed

Try: Explain the purpose of the medication discuss the benefits of the medications decreases pain makes cr feel better remind cr that he or she is happier when symptoms are gone and meds help do that change medication times to reduce side effects use pill containers to help organize med times and to keep track of whether cr is taking meds

Materials: Pill scheduler container note cards

Categories: Cognitive Intellectual, Maintenance, Personal, Needs Some Assistance

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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