Navigation Links
LDM Group and Polyglot Systems Partnership Brings Easy-to-Understand Medication Instructions to Over Twelve Languages
Date:9/13/2012

ST. LOUIS and MORRISVILLE, N.C., Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- LDM Group, LLC (LDM), a leading provider of behavior based health management programs, announced at the NACDS Pharmacy & Technology Conference last week that it has reached a significant partnership agreement with Polyglot Systems, Inc. (PGSI), a market leader in providing limited-English proficient (LEP) patients consumer medication information.

Under the partnership, LDM will provide PGSI's consumer medication information through its successful CarePoints® and ScriptGuide® information for your health® messaging system at the point-of-care.

PGSI's award-winning Meducation® content will be available in several languages and includes easy to understand graphics and educational information enabling the patient to understand what their medication is for and how to take it correctly.

This partnership will allow for the production of Meducation content to be integrated into the healthcare professional's workflow. By integrating Meducation into the LDM platforms, patients can be presented with medication information they can understand, seamlessly in the healthcare professional's workflow.

With Meducation, patients and healthcare providers will be provided access to medication instructions that are written at a 5th to 6th grade reading level in any of over twelve languages, including English, Spanish, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Korean, Haitian Creole, Italian, French, Arabic, Russian, Bengali, and Polish and others.

"Poor medication adherence has been associated with over 100,000 deaths and $290 billion additional healthcare costs annually.  Providing information in multi-lingual, plain-language formats are an important step in overcoming adherence barriers," said Sims Preston, Polyglot Systems' CEO.

"Meducation content can address language barriers by providing instructions that are easy to understand in the patients' native language. However, that is only half the battle. The information must be delivered to patients efficiently and without interruption of the healthcare professionals' workflow; which is exactly what LDM's solutions enable," said Joe Buse, LDM Group's Senior Vice President, Innovation and New Product Commercialization.

About LDM Group, LLC

LDM Group is a healthcare communications company that connects prescribers, pharmacists and patients to improve health outcomes through targeted communications. LDM Group's proprietary and patented messaging systems serve as the impetus for patients and healthcare professionals to be better educated and improve healthcare outcomes. LDM Group is comprised of seasoned leaders with proven track records in behavior-based communication and measurement. For more information, please visit www.ldmgrp.com.

About Polyglot Systems

Polyglot Systems' mission is to create content and technology that improves patient understanding, thereby improving health outcomes, and reducing health costs. The company is headquartered in North Carolina's Research Triangle. Visit www.pgsi.com for additional information.

Contact:
Lisa F. Crites
Polyglot Systems, Inc.
lclisacrites@gmail.com
321-298-2988 – (c)
321-784-9363 – (d)

This press release was issued through eReleases® Press Release Distribution. For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Polyglot Systems, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Top buyers including Atico, Coles Group Asia, Kmart, Staples, Office Depot and Target Australia pre-registered to attend Global Sources spring China Sourcing Fairs
2. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group to Announce First Quarter 2012 Financial Results on Wednesday, May 9, 2012
3. Watson to Acquire Actavis Group for EUR4.25 Billion
4. CentraState and Freehold Radiology Group train physicians from China
5. Winner Medical Group Inc. to Host Second Quarter 2012 Earning Conference Call on Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. EDT
6. Okuma America Chooses The Daniel Group To Provide Customer Service Research
7. H. D. Smith Signs Three Year Prime Vendor Agreement with PharmacyGPO Buying Group
8. PharmacyGPO Buying Group Selects H. D. Smith as Primary National Distributor
9. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Provides Notice of Annual General Meeting
10. New Report Outlines Use of Innovative Marketing to Engage Customer Groups that are Key to the Pharmaceutical Industry
11. IntelligentMDx Announces CE-Marking of a new high-throughput test for Group B Streptococcus intended to improve womens health and prenatal care
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/28/2017)... CHICAGO , Sept. 28, 2017 Hill-Rom ... quarter 2017 earnings conference call and webcast on Friday, ... 8:00 a.m. (EDT) and ending at approximately 8:30 a.m. ... to discussing the company,s 2017 financial performance and guidance ... growth opportunities, initiatives to enhance operational performance, and long-range ...
(Date:9/27/2017)... their devotion to personalized service, SMP Pharmacy Solutions announces their ... South Florida Business Journal,s 50 Fastest-Growing Companies, and listed for ... specialty pharmacy has found its niche.  To that end, the ... by SFBJ as the 2017 Power Leader in Health Care. ... award in October, Bardisa said of the three achievements, "It,s ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... 25, 2017   Montrium , an industry ... today—from the IQPC Trial Master Files & Inspection ... that EastHORN Clinical Services has selected eTMF ... TMF management. EastHORN, a leading European contract research ... increase transparency to enable greater collaboration with sponsors, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple Rehab Shelton Lakes , which specializes ... of the facility as part of a disaster drill on October 3rd. , Apple ... Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the Connecticut Long Term Care Mutual ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Global Healthcare Management’s 4th Annual Kids Fun Run brought out many kids this ... by Global Healthcare Management’s CEO, Jon Letko, is aimed at getting kids excited about ... ages; it is a non-competitive, non-timed event, which is all about having fun and ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the ... danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains ... a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one ... U.S., announced today its plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at ... former Rooms To Go store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally ... care, have expanded their existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective ... operating a joint venture home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):