Monthly Archives: July 2010

  • Why day-of-the-week pillboxes are evil

    Posted on July 25, 2010 by David Rose in Enchanted Objects.

    Many people ask me why we didn’t design a smart pill BOX, as opposed to smart pill CAP. The short answer is that Vitality’s vision is to reinvent medication packaging for large populations of people. Frankly, after speaking to execs at CVS, Walgreens, Target and dozens of smaller chains, we couldn’t find a pharmacy willing […]

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  • Partners Healthcare Announces GlowCaps Research Results

    Posted on July 14, 2010 by David Rose in Enchanted Objects.

    A┬ástudy conducted by the Partners Healthcare “Center for Connected Health” shows a 27 percentage point increase in medication adherence rates of participating hypertension patients who were using┬áVitality’s Internet connected packaging. The three month interim analysis shows that participants using GlowCaps and receiving Vitality’s adherence services achieved adherence rates of 98%-99%, which is significantly higher than […]

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