Webster Pack

Last updated 11.11.13

 

Definition

-  Safe, simple & secure medication pack

 

Pack

 

Features

-  Medication dose administration aid

-  Sets out tablets in blister pack for each time of day

-  Easy to tell if medication has been missed

-  Service provided by pharmacy

-  Increases patient compliance

 

Indications

-  5 or more medicatios or complex regimens

-  >65yrs old

-  Patients who live alone or with poor social supports

-  Poor vision

 

Procedure

-  Done by pharmacy

-  Small cost involved - funding available to pharmacies

 

 

 

 

References

 

Amcal Webster Packs