MDS and Covid-19: MaPPs System with MAR and Reminder Charts for widespread use available now
Posted on 31st March 2020 by Lisa Yates
MaPPs: Medicines - A Patient Profile Summary is a fully indemnified web-based medicines management system, composed of three parts, to provide support for patients and improve adherence and medicines taking behaviour. [Health Service Journal (HSJ )Award Finalist: Improving Care WIth Technology, 2017]
Medicines Information Monographs: that allows a profile summary of all a patient’s medication to be compiled in electronic format which can be emailed and printed as leaflets to take home and/or stored for uploading to the clinical record. Each monograph of medicines information provides a hard copy summary of what a healthcare professional would say to a patient in plain English including the main uses, side effects & ones to get worried about (rare but important) and warning or cautions including any monitoring required.
Medicines Adherence Toolkit: to support medicines taking including:
1. Medicines Reminder Charts (MRC)
2. Medicines Administration Charts (MARs)
Medicines Easy Read Leaflets (MERLS): provide summary information as pictograms and brief phrases for people with a Learning Disability, children and older people with cognitive challenges. MERLs is also useful for where English is not the first language.
Please contact the team direct for more information and to sign up for your free trial via the link below: