Smart Pill Dispensers & IoT

Personalized medication dispensing solutions offer valuable support for patients who struggle with medication adherence. As reported by the NCBI, more than half of patients fail to adhere to their prescribed medical regimens, and this non-adherence contributes to over 10% of all hospital admissions, resulting in 125,000 fatalities annually, while imposing an annual economic burden ranging from USD 100 billion to USD 289 billion.  

Consequently, IoT-enabled medication dispensers are gaining increasing prominence. Smart pill dispensers are equipped with connected sensors to offer real-time tracking and monitoring of medication usage, effectively mitigating instances of missed doses. 1NCE's collaboration with over 250 healthcare clients provides compelling evidence of the IoT's increasing relevance in this specialized domain, especially when applied to connected medical dispensers. This underscores the significant role of IoT technology in this particular use case. 

Pill Dispensers’ Vendors

The list of pill dispensers’ providers is quite broad; find out more in the table below:

Vendor 

Location 

Website 

Becton, Dickinson, and Company 

Franklin Lakes, NJ 

www.bd.com 

Capsa Healthcare 

Portland, OR 

www.capsahealthcare.com 

ARxIUM Inc. 

Buffalo Grove, IL 

www.arxium.com 

Accu-Chart Plus Healthcare Systems, Inc. 

Southfield, MI 

www.accuchartplus.com 

Cerner Corporation 

North Kansas City, MO 

www.cerner.com 

Hero Health Inc. 

New York, NY 

www.herohealth.com 

Omnicell, Inc. 

Mountain View, CA 

www.omnicell.com 

Parata Systems 

Durham, NC 

www.parata.com 

MedMinder 

Needham, MA 

www.medminder.com 

McKesson Corporation 

Irving, TX 

www.mckesson.com 


Note: The list makes no claim to completeness.    

IoT Applications

Find out more about applications within IoT pill dispensers: 

Application 

Description 

Medication Reminders Send timely reminders to take medication. 
Medication Tracking Record and share medication usage data. 
Remote Medication Monitoring Monitor medication adherence and treatment remotely. 
Dispensing History Keep a history of dispensed medications for review. 
Smart Alerts and Notifications Alert caregivers about missed doses and issues. 
Medication Reordering Automatically reorder medications when low. 
Data Analytics for Healthcare Analyze data to improve care plans and outcomes. 
Integration with Health Records Seamlessly connect with electronic health records. 
Customizable Dosage Scheduling Create personalized, flexible medication schedules. 
Medication Security Secure access to medication with PIN or biometrics. 

Learn more about Healthcare section and explore Customer Insights. 

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