We Learn and Understand During Worldwide Diabetes Month

Happy World Diabetes Day (WDD)! This day is a part of the broader Worldwide Diabetes Month that is celebrated globally on November 14 to raise awareness about both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. During World Diabetes Month, we focus on education and advocacy about one of the fastest growing global epidemics that covers the  Continue Reading »

Why Smart Pens Are So Smart and Useful

If you missed it, Novo Nordisk announced the pending release of their first  “smart” insulin pen last week. The launch of the NovoPen® 6 and NovoPen Echo® Plus will commence in the first quarter of 2019 and roll out to over 50 countries in the coming years and we are thrilled to be partnering with  Continue Reading »

How to Get Reimbursed from Medicare for Remote Patient Support

Clinicians who treat seniors now have a new reimbursable option that helps them get paid for providing critical support in-between patient visits. Effective January 1, 2018, Medicare approved reimbursement for Remote Patient Monitoring or as we call it, “RPM” via CPT® code 99091.   Remote patient monitoring is the use of digital technologies for collecting  Continue Reading »

Senseonics Breakthrough CGM Will Be On Glooko!

Earlier today we announced our pending integration and launch in the US with Senseonics. Senseonics’ first generation continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system, Eversense®, includes a small sensor, smart transmitter and mobile application. Based on fluorescence sensing technology, the sensor is designed to be inserted subcutaneously and communicate with the smart transmitter to wirelessly transmit glucose levels  Continue Reading »

New Glooko Release Includes Best of Diasend Analytics

After over a year of development and research to identify the most insightful analytics features within the diasend® and Glooko platforms we are thrilled to have launched today a new version of our Web Application that contains some fantastic new views, reports, charts and analytics for both people with diabetes (PWDs) and clinicians. The new web application  Continue Reading »

Growing my career with Glooko

I had a unique path to Glooko. I was born and raised here in Silicon Valley. Prior to Glooko, I worked in various executive assistant and office manager roles within the the semiconductor industry for over 15 years. The company that I was working for at the time was purchased and my position was eliminated.  Continue Reading »

My Journey to Glooko and the World of Diabetes Management

Life is funny. If you had asked me 10 years ago where I would be in life, I would not have guessed that I’d be working for a startup company that is the leader of the diabetes management space. My journey to Glooko has been one of many paths, all driven by the desire to  Continue Reading »

Why Glooko is a part of Founder’s For Change

Last week Glooko publicly participated in the Founder’s For Change (FFC) project. Over 600 other companies, including those from the seed stage to larger public companies participated. When we were approached to speak out about our support for a diverse workplace it was a no-brainer. You see Glooko has always embraced diversity and inclusion. We  Continue Reading »

Rebounding after taking a break from diabetes

I have had type 1 diabetes (T1D) for 42 years and YES it’s been a road trip of ups and downs. Some of you might remember my previous blog where I wrote about growing up and being pregnant with T1D. When I was first diagnosed, there was insulin, syringes and Clinitest: a test that required  Continue Reading »

Living the Dream: UX at Glooko

Hello from the Glooko User Experience (UX) team! Our team consists of five designers, a user researcher and a team leader. We design how users interact with Glooko – the screens you see, the widgets you click or tap, the flows you follow. You thank us when something is easy and clear, and you curse  Continue Reading »

Glooko’s Mobile Insulin Dosing System – MIDS – is FDA Cleared!

After 18 months of close collaboration with clinical experts around the world, many rounds of user experience design reviews, human factors studies, pre-market programs and feedback sessions, Glooko’s Mobile Insulin Dosing System – MIDS – has been FDA cleared. Results, including those from some these studies, can be found in an infographic recently presented at  Continue Reading »

Glooko+ for Employers

Employers that incorporate employee wellness programs into their benefits package typically witness a reduction in employee absenteeism, staff turnover, and employee stress. Accordingly, these programs, especially for chronic diseases, have grown in popularity during the last few years. Such chronic diseases as heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes, obesity, and arthritis are among the most common  Continue Reading »

New Feature: Connect Your Dexcom and Glooko Accounts!

We are excited to announce a new feature available with the latest version of the Glooko Mobile App (v 4.6) – Glooko can now connect directly to your Dexcom Account!  You can set up a connection in just a few simple steps.  Once done, Dexcom data is sent to Glooko automatically, no cables required! Connecting  Continue Reading »