Medicare Coverage for CGM

Medicare now provides coverage for therapeutic CGM systems (those approved for use in making diabetes treatment decisions). The Dexcom G5® CGM System is the first therapeutic CGM system covered as a Medicare benefit.

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...

Required documentation for prescribing CGM to Medicare patients

When prescribing a Dexcom CGM System to a Medicare patient, the Assignment of Benefits form is a necessary part of the document package for Medicare reimbursement. This form is to...

Medicare patients and providers learn how to add a smart device to the Dexcom G5 Mobile Receiver with these quick 4-step instructions.  The one-page handout shows how to connect a smart device to a receiver that is already set up.

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Video on using Dexcom CLARITY on your computer

This 4-minute video shows how a Dexcom CGM-user creates a Dexcom CLARITY account on his computer, downloads the software, and uploads his CGM data from his receiver.

The Dexcom CLARITY...

Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is a powerful tool delivering information that patients with diabetes can use to improve their diabetes management and be empowered to sustain control. In this 2-minute video, see the differences between self-...

In this 2-minute video, get a glimpse of how the Dexcom G5 Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System works, the prescription ordering process, insurance coverage - including commercial plans and Medicare, and how CGM may benefit your...

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