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Paying for Treatment
New Cream Could Be Valuable Addition to Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatment
October 3, 2023
Diabetic foot ulcers are a common and costly complication for people with diabetes. ON101 is a promising new topical treatment anticipated for FDA approval in the coming...
Top Diabetes Drugs Among Medicare Price Negotiations
August 31, 2023
CMS initiates drug price negotiations, targeting diabetes drugs among others. Resulting from the Inflation Reduction Act, it aims for cost cuts by 2026, benefiting...
Amazon Pharmacy Unveils $35 Monthly Insulin
August 21, 2023
Amazon Pharmacy now auto-applies coupons to insulins and other diabetes supplies. See how you can save money and time.
Brenzavvy, a Type 2 Diabetes Drug, Now Available for Less Than $50 Month
August 9, 2023
Brenzavvy, an affordable FDA-approved Type 2 diabetes drug, now accessible via Cost Plus Drugs, aids in effective glucose management and diabetes control.
Advancing Access and Treatment for Obesity, Diabetes, and More
June 30, 2023
At the 17th annual Diabetes Forum at ADA 2023, the diaTribe Foundation and TCOYD moderated an expert panel that discussed access and equity issues, breakthrough...
CGM to be Covered by UnitedHealthcare for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes on Insulin
June 12, 2023
UnitedHealthcare begins coverage for CGM in people with type 2 diabetes.
Medicare Expands CGM Coverage for People with Type 2 Diabetes
April 17, 2023
On April 16, Medicare began covering people with type 2 diabetes for continuous glucose monitors (CGMs).
Novo Nordisk and Sanofi Announce Plans to Cut Insulin Prices
March 14, 2023
Following Eli Lilly’s recent announcement of a $35 monthly limit on out-of pocket costs, Sanofi announced a $35 cost cap on Lantus, and Novo Nordisk pledged to reduce...
Eli Lilly to Cut Price of Insulin by 70%, Cap Insulin Costs at $35 a Month
March 1, 2023
Eli Lilly announced today that it will cut the list prices for its most commonly prescribed insulins, including Humalog and Humulin, by 70%. The drug maker will also...
Choosing Health Insurance When You Have Diabetes
December 19, 2022
Health insurance options can be overwhelming, especially when you have a condition like diabetes. Here’s how to compare options and make sure you have the coverage you...
New Law to Cap Insulin at $35
August 29, 2022
The recently passed Inflation Reduction Act includes new policies that cap the monthly cost of insulin at $35 and potentially reduce the cost of other diabetes drugs for...
New Rule Improves Transparency for Healthcare Costs
August 22, 2022
Under a new federal rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), those insured by employer health plans will now have access to significantly more...
Sanofi’s Discount Program Lowers Cost of Insulin
July 5, 2022
The financial burden of managing diabetes can be overwhelming. Sanofi has updated its Valyou Savings Program to make insulin more affordable for those who are uninsured...
Nonprofit Civica Plans to Deliver Low-Cost Insulin
March 8, 2022
Civica, a nonprofit pharmaceutical company, announced plans to make generic insulin available for $30 per vial or $55 for five prefilled pens, regardless of insurance...
$35 Insulin Price Cap Endorsed by President Biden in State of the Union Address
March 3, 2022
US pharmaceutical companies and insulin manufacturers react to proposed legislation that would cap insulin costs and prevent significant rises in the costs of...
New FDA Approved Insulin Marks Another Win for Insulin Affordability
January 3, 2022
Lilly’s new basal insulin, Rezvoglar, may provide a cheaper alternative to Lantus. This marks the second approval of a biosimilar long-acting insulin.
Use it or Lose it!
December 6, 2021
As we approach the new year, we want to remind you that if you've met your annual health insurance deductible or are close to meeting it, do not forget to order any...
Monumental Prescription Drug Pricing Plan Could Improve Access for Millions on Medicare
November 5, 2021
A compromise reached among Congress and the Biden-Harris Administration would add a drug pricing plan to the Build Back Better Act that includes an insulin copay cap, a...
COVID-19 Access Programs – Here to Stay or Gone Tomorrow
August 13, 2021
Have you or someone you know had trouble affording diabetes care during COVID-19? During the pandemic, healthcare companies have created programs to help people get...
New Patient Assistance Program Could Save Eversense Users $1200 Each Year
July 23, 2021
Ascensia Diabetes Care just launched a new Patient Assistance Program, which is now available in the US. The program aims to reduce out-of-pocket expenses for those who...