Category: Products

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 »

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 »

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 »

5 Ways to Engage Digital Health Users

Many of us in the digital health space are starting to prove that digital health solutions can impact outcomes and improve the overall health of users. While the jury is still out on which solutions will have the biggest impact and get the widest adoption. Here at Glooko, we’ve learned a lot about how to  Continue Reading »

Mobile App Update: Support for the Ascensia Contour Next One!

Earlier this year, we announced a global technology partnership with Ascensia Diabetes Care to bring innovation to diabetes management. This collaboration enables better access to and a deeper understanding of diabetes data to help improve the lives of people with diabetes.  “The usability and accuracy of the Contour® NEXT blood glucose monitoring systems from Ascensia  Continue Reading »

Mobile App Update: New Devices and New Navigation

  With the Glooko Mobile App for iPhone and Android, people with diabetes have access to their diabetes data on the go. Every couple of months, we release an app update to improve your Glooko experience. Here’s what you can expect from the new Glooko Mobile App: New Device Support The Glooko Mobile App is  Continue Reading »

Clinic Upload: Support for Ascensia, Dexcom, & Trividia Devices

Designed to improve in-clinic workflow efficiency, the Glooko Clinic Upload suite allows you to upload data from 80+ diabetes devices into one platform so you can spend less time retrieving data and more time collaborating on care with people with diabetes (PWDs). The Glooko Clinic Upload suite includes the Glooko Kiosk, the Glooko Transmitter, and/or the  Continue Reading »

The Glooko ROI Calculator

Telehealth and remote patient monitoring have emerged as patient-centered strategies to deliver diabetes support and education. Through mobile and cloud technology, organizations can provide timely and convenient support to their diabetes population in between visits. Enabling nurses, coaches, or other care team members to remotely track at-risk people with diabetes (PWDs), quickly identify trends and  Continue Reading »

How Health Plans Can Improve Your Health

You are having dinner with your family or relaxing after a long day, then suddenly the phone rings. The voice on the other end is Susan from your health plan. She says, “I’m calling on behalf of your employer, we want to offer you help to manage your diabetes.” For millions of people with chronic  Continue Reading »

Glooko from a Certified Diabetes Educator’s Perspective

I have been a diabetes educator for a long time. I remember when blood glucose monitors needed to be plugged into walls and automatic lancing devices were just introduced.  Certainly, technology has come a long way since those days: insulin pumps, CGM devices, and hybrid closed loop systems.  Back then I thought better devices would  Continue Reading »