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Diabetes management starts with accurate glucose readings, trends and continuous feedback so that providers and patients can make educated decisions that result in better outcomes. At Dexcom, we are always working to deliver the highest quality products and ongoing support to our providers, educators and caregivers.

Below, please find a compilation of guides, checklists, tutorials and other resources to help you educate your patients on best practices and the benefits of continuous glucose monitoring.

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Diabetes management starts with accurate glucose readings, trends and continuous feedback so that providers and patients can make educated decisions that result in better outcomes. At Dexcom, we are always working to deliver the highest quality products and ongoing support to our providers, educators and caregivers.

Below, please find a compilation of guides, checklists, tutorials and other resources to help you educate your patients on best practices and the benefits of CGM.

With the factory-calibrated Dexcom G6, users do not need to calibrate the CGM. By entering the sensor code labeled on each sensor into the user’s display device, the Dexcom G6 provides accurate sensor glucose readings.  This presentation...

This presentation provides information about how continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) use could be incorporated into a 504 plan as well as an overview of the Dexcom G6 CGM System. The CGM overview includes a brief introduction to G6 features, how...

This resource is a sample 504 Plan that can be used as a foundation for an individual 504 plan. Parents, teachers, and healthcare professionals should work together to personalize the plan for each individual.  This sample 504 plan is not meant...

This 6-minute video displays how to get started using the Dexcom G6 CGM and G6 App*. The G6 App setup involves creating a Dexcom account, setting low and high alerts, entering a sensor code from the sensor applicator and connecting the...

Video on remote viewing of CGM data through the Dexcom Share feature

The built-in Dexcom Share feature in the Dexcom G6 App allows remote viewing of glucose levels, trends and data between the person with diabetes and their spouse, grandparent...

Video on replacing the sensor when using the Dexcom G6 App

In this 3-minute video, a Dexcom G6 user walks through the steps for replacing and starting a new sensor when using the Dexcom G6 App on a compatible smart device.*

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