From Prescription Pad to Patient: Canada Must Close the Medication Gap
Medication safety is an area where the potential for error is high. The discussion extends beyond just how, where or when we take medication – but whether prescriptions are being taken at all. Estimates are that about 50 per cent of Canadians do not take their medications as prescribed. Costs are a major cause of non-adherence to medications, impacting around 10 per cent of all prescriptions. Read more here.