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Primary Care Physicians

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 how to manage their diabetes with a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring System.

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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 how to manage their diabetes with a Dexcom Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System.

Medicare Receiver Setup

Here you will find instructions for the setup of the Dexcom G5 CGM with the receiver for Medicare patients. Use this pamphlet to guide your Medicare patients through the process of:

The Dexcom G5® Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System can help optimize diabetes treatment plans. Use a correction factor and add or subtract the number the arrow represents. 

Start with these resources to help guide...

Ready for Treatment Decisions?

You can use your Dexcom G5® Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring System to make treatment decisions. But how do you know you’re ready? Start by discussing Treatment Decisions: The Basics with your...

Guidelines to Improve Glucose Control Using the Dexcom G5® Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System for Healthcare Professionals.

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

1 Receiver

(Indicated for one-year use)

Dexcom CLARITY presents relevant patterns and trends to help analyze and make diabetes management decisions. Using these instructions, set up Dexcom CLARITY at your clinic. Add and invite patients to share continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) data...

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