Prescribing Info

Intro to CGM for Medicare Patients

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This resource can be provided to Medicare patients. The handout describes:

  • Eligibility requirements for Medicare Part B reimbursement for Medicare beneficiaries
  • Next steps after a patient on Medicare is prescribed a Dexcom CGM including what components are included in a Medicare CGM system bundle
  • Dexcom support contact information

Intro to CGM for Medicare Patients (PDF)

More Prescribing Info

Prescribe Dexcom G6 for your intensive insulin therapy patients. See the sample prescription below.

The first prescription should include three items: 1 receiver, 1 wireless transmitter, and 1 three-pack of sensors.

1 Receiver

(Indicated for one-year use)

Required documentation for prescribing CGM to Medicare patients

When prescribing a Dexcom CGM System to a Medicare patient, the Certificate of Medical Necessity is a required part of the document package for Medicare reimbursement. This form...