Tag Archives: Funding

Can I get Libre on the NHS?

  “Can I get Libre on the NHS?” From 1 April 2019, in England, flash glucose monitoring (currently that’s just Libre) will be available on the NHS for people who qualify for it no matter where they live. This will end … Continue reading

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Can I get CGM on the NHS?

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NICE and diabetes technology funding

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Using out-of-warranty insulin pumps

This position statement is a cohesive document that is NOT to be quoted in part or excerpted. If you are from a CCG or Hospital Trust and wish to discuss it, please contact us.  It is crafted with the intention of … Continue reading

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Tax break for employers who provide CGM / Libre

For adult CGM / Libre users who are employed by helpful employers: there may be a tax break for employers who supply CGM / Libre to their employees. This information is from a professional tax adviser. It should work, but … Continue reading

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CGM funding: the bigger picture

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What is Flash Glucose Sensing (Libre)?

“What is Flash Glucose Sensing/Monitoring (Libre)?”     Flash Glucose Sensing (FGS) is located under “CGM” simply because it uses a sensor and displays trends. It has its own page because it is not CGM but is more than blood … Continue reading

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Making a case for choice

If you haven’t had a pump before, getting your first one can be a bit confusing, like choosing your first mobile phone. When you need your next pump, you may have stronger preferences based on the pump features you use … Continue reading

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Pump choice & user reviews

Input:JDRF’s views on pump choice Input:JDRF firmly believes that the choice of pump should be made after discussions between the patient/carer and their diabetes care team. In our experience, the best clinics tend to offer a choice of pumps. Pumps … Continue reading

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Northern Ireland

INPUT volunteers Viv and Elaine are waiting to help you access diabetes technology in Northern Ireland. Join in the conversation on Facebook: Northern Ireland insulin pump users & wannabes  or make contact via the ‘Contact us’ button at the top … Continue reading

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