School Nurses

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 ongoing support to our providers, educators and caregivers.

Below, please find a compilation of guides, 504 Plan templates, tutorials and other resources to help you educate your students and their parents 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 ongoing support to our providers, educators and caregivers. 

Below, please find a compilation of guides, 504 Plan templates, tutorials and other resources to help you educate your students and their parents on best practices and the benefits of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM).

Do your patients have trouble with their sensor staying on, have sensitive skin, or find it hard to remove the sensor adhesive? These resources may help.

This is a checklist to help you train on the Dexcom G6. Use this checklist, along with the Start Here and Using Your G6 guides, as you train on the Dexcom G6.

This resource can help you explain trend arrows and treatment decisions to your patients. 

Patient Training & Support Resources

This one-page document summarizes Dexcom training and support options for patients to get started using their Dexcom G6® Continuous Glucose Monitoring System. These include:

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This 2-minute video summarizes significant findings in recent CGM clinical studies. It describes how CGM use is proven to help people with type 1 diabetes manage their diabetes.

The Endocrine Society recently published new diabetes treatment guidelines,1,2 which may help providers to guide patients on adjusting pre-meal and ≥3 hour post-meal insulin doses using Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM trend arrows. Below, find...

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