EDINBURGH, Scotland, January 10, 2017 - DexCom, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM), the leader in Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) for patients with diabetes, announced today that its G5 Mobile CGM System is now compatible on Android smart devices throughout Europe and South Africa. This new platform will be launching into select European countries today and continue throughout the fourth quarter of 2017.
SAN DIEGO, CA, January 12, 2017 – Dexcom, Inc., the leader in continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) for people with diabetes, is pleased to announce the determination of a benefit category and coverage for CGM by CMS. In order to be included in this category, the system must be defined as “therapeutic” CGM, meaning you can make treatment decisions using the device. Today, the Dexcom G5 Mobile is the only CGM system that falls within this classification. A link to the full CMS Ruling No.
Today, the Dexcom One Step Ahead Foundation: A Dexcom Employees Foundation, awarded its first grants to five public charity organizations dedicated to improving the lives of people with diabetes. Grants were awarded to the following organizations: the American Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad (AYUDA), College Diabetes Network, DiabetesSisters, Riding On Insulin, and Type-1-Today/Children with Diabetes (CWD). The grants were awarded by the employee-funded philanthropy, launched three months ago by Dexcom employees passionate about doing more for the diabetes community.