Declining diabetes outcomes after patient disengagement from Glooko®

People with diabetes who use the Glooko® app receive insights about their diabetes and easily share their diabetes data with their care teams. Within the clinic setting, the Glooko® Population Tracker allows the clinician to upload and view diabetes device data during appointments. Glooko’s diabetes digital health solution with EHR integration enables care teams to  Continue Reading »

Supporting remote patient monitoring (RPM) by leveraging machine learning to predict dropout risk

Glooko’s solution to help healthcare systems implement smoother RPM workflows As Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) services experience higher adoption especially with the expansion of reimbursement for such programs, opportunities to support proactive care in the diabetes space emerge. Glooko provides care teams with the ability to remotely monitor and provide diabetes management services for people  Continue Reading »

How to scale telehealth programs by leveraging diabetes data to identify “at-risk” patients

The expansion in reimbursement coverage for both Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) services offers unique opportunities for delivering enhanced care for patients with diabetes, and many healthcare organizations are seeking to take advantage. For those organizations that are either starting or scaling virtual patient care programs, a common and recurring step in the workflow  Continue Reading »

Living with diabetes during the COVID-19 pandemic: A real-world look at how people with diabetes have been impacted

Glooko users show a slight trend toward better glucose control during the pandemic. People with diabetes face a greater chance of experiencing serious complications caused by the coronavirus. To understand the impact of COVID-19 on people with diabetes, we analyzed glucose, insulin, and activity trends from users of Glooko solutions in the United States. We  Continue Reading »

How 14B diabetes data points help us make personalization better

It’s been an exciting few weeks for us here at Glooko as we continue to hit many important milestones. First, we have amassed more than 14 billion diabetes data points (14.8 to be precise) allowing us to deliver our annual benchmark, and more impactfully to provide more personalized experiences for our users. We also just  Continue Reading »

Glooko removes annual subscription for people with diabetes!

I am proud to announce we have removed our subscription fee for the Glooko mobile app – now any person with diabetes can use it for free. Glooko strives to improve the life of every person with diabetes, and removing the subscription fee is an important step in making the app as accessible as possible,  Continue Reading »

Top Trends that Make Digital Health a Must in 2019

Healthcare topped the economy as the number one issue for US voters in this last election cycle. With the slow chipping away at the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and constant threat of a complete repeal, healthcare, and how individuals are going to pay for it, remains top of mind among all Americans. One thing is  Continue Reading »

National Blood Donor Month

  January is National Blood Donor Month and while not everyone with diabetes may be eligible to donate their blood, it got us thinking of just how MUCH blood people with diabetes give to their diabetes care. According to a quick search, the human body contains 120,000 (!!) drops of blood. Depending on your type  Continue Reading »

New Feature: Barcode Scanner

A big part of diabetes management is testing and tracking your blood glucose (BG) — but without the proper context, you may never fully understand why your glucose levels are up, down or in range. There are numerous factors that can affect your glucose, and tracking your food is one step you can take to  Continue Reading »

We Learn and Understand During National Diabetes Awareness Month

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