Each year, Capgemini publishes an in-depth analysis of a major life sciences issue. In their 9th edition of Vision & Reality, entitled “Patient Adherence: The Next Frontier in Patient Care," they focus on patient adherence – or rather the lack thereof. There is growing recognition that non-adherence to prescribed treatment is a major public health issue. In the US, it is estimated that additional care for non-adherent patients results in more than $300 billion of unnecessary costs to the healthcare industry each year.
For pharmaceutical companies, improvement in patient adherence represents a significant revenue opportunity that is largely untapped today. In this report, they analyze the current state of patient adherence and the challenges and key success factors involved in improving it.
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