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This site is intended for health plan professionals in Canada.

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Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Continuous Glucose Monitoring - CGM

Insights & Education for Health Benefit Plan Professionals in Canada

CanadaCGM.com Expert Interview with
Michael C. Riddell, PhD

Suzanne Lepage, a private health plan strategist with over 20 years in the
group insurance industry, is joined by Michael C. Riddell, PhD, Professor,
School of Kinesiology and Health Science, Faculty of Health, York University
diabetes registry recently published in Diabetic Medicine.

Cost-effectiveness of Real-Time Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Key findings from a cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) for adults with insulin-treated
type 2 diabetes in Canada suggests the use of Dexcom G6 Real-Time Continuous Glucose
Monitoring (rtCGM) provides a cost-effective disease management option relative to
SMBG. The CEA is built on data from the growing body of evidence that shows rtCGM
to be transformative for many people living with diabetes.

Featured Article

CGM use Lowers Hospitalizations, may Reduce Mortality in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

New Video Resource

Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines:
Recommendations for
Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)

Click Here to Watch Now

Featured Conference Update

Latest Research in Diabetes Technology:
Highlights from ATTD 2022

Featured Update

2021 Update from the Diabetes Canada Clinical Practice Guidelines
Expert Working Group on Blood Glucose Monitoring
in Adults and Children with Diabetes

Featured Publication

Comparing real-time and intermittently scanned continuous glucose monitoring in adults
with type 1 diabetes (ALERTT1): a 6-month, prospective, multicenter, randomized
controlled trial [Summary]

Mednow Launches New Virtual Diabetes Management Program in Partnership With Dexcom

Mednow Launches New Virtual Diabetes Management Program in Partnership with Dexcom –The Globe and Mail – February 2, 2023

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CanadaCGM.com Expert Interview with Michael C. Riddell, PhD

CanadaCGM.com Expert Interview with Michael C. Riddell, PhD – CanadaCGM – January 10, 2023

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CanadaCGM.com Expert Interview with Dr. Alexander Abitbol, MDCM, FRCPC

CanadaCGM.com Expert Interview with Dr. Alexander Abitbol, MDCM, FRCPC – CanadaCGM – December 14, 2022

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ADA 2022: Spotlight on Real-World Evidence Supporting the Use of Real-Time Continuous Glucose Monitoring – CanadaCGM – November 2, 2022

ADA 2022: Spotlight on Real-World Evidence Supporting the Use of Real-Time Continuous Glucose Monitoring – CanadaCGM – November 2, 2022

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Nova Scotia moms fight for provincial coverage of continuous glucose monitors

Nova Scotia moms fight for provincial coverage of continuous glucose monitors – The Signal – November 25, 2021

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Mother relieved RAMQ will now cover essential medical device

Mother relieved RAMQ will now cover essential medical device – CBC News – May 26, 2021

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The RAMQ reimburses a first continuous blood glucose meter for type 1 diabetics

The RAMQ reimburses a first continuous blood glucose meter for type 1 diabetics – Avantages – May 26, 2021

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Dexcom G6 CGM System Approved for Back of Upper Arm Wear, Offering Adults with Diabetes Greater Freedom

Dexcom G6 CGM System Approved for Back of Upper Arm Wear, Offering Adults with Diabetes Greater Freedom – Newswire – Apr 20, 2021

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Managing diabetes with continuous glucose monitoring, digital coaching

Managing diabetes with continuous glucose monitoring, digital coaching – Benefits Canada – April 9, 2021

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Great Manitoban Fingerpick Challenge’ created to raise awareness about diabetes and lack of coverage

‘Great Manitoban Fingerprick Challenge’ created to raise awareness about diabetes and lack of coverage – Winnipeg Sun – January 16, 2021

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