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DC Medicaid payor will offer med adherence texting platform for asthma patients

  • March 2015

By: Jonah Comstock | Feb 24, 2015

A new text messaging software aimed at improving medication adherence will be offered to asthma patients who are members of AmeriHealth District of Columbia, Washington, D.C.’s largest Medicaid managed care organization. The platform, called HealthNHand, was developed by Memotext and will be launched by pharmacy benefit management company PerformRx.

HealthNHand will use interactive voice responses, email, and text messages to remind asthma patients in the program to take their medication and to fill out questionnaires about their health. The service will use data from the questionnaires to craft personalized responses to patients about their condition, including information, support, and air quality forecasts.

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