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Affording Treatment

Diabetes care can be expensive, from daily supplies to glucose monitoring technology to medications to clinical care visits. The good news is there are a number of ways to afford treatment when living with diabetes, whether you are navigating a health insurance plan or paying out of pocket.

We bring you tips on saving money, navigating private insurance, workplace benefits, and Medicare, in addition to information about discounts on the drugs and devices that you use.

What's new

Using your insurance company’s website, mobile app, or direct phone number can help you price a drug based on your current insurance plan coverage benefits Continue Reading »

What is off-label use? How to navigate conversations with your healthcare provider and limited insurance coverage Continue Reading »

These new rules will save both consumers and health plan providers thousands of dollars a year through pre-deductible coverage of chronic condition treatments Continue Reading »

Did your insurance or pharmacy switch your medication, without your medical professional knowing? This is called non-medical switching. Learn what you can do about it Continue Reading »

diaTribe, Musings Under the Moon, ADA

Nine industry leaders share insights on better diabetes outcomes at lower costs – The diaTribe Foundation’s 4th annual Musings Under the Moon Continue Reading »

Companion inpen in pharmacies

Companion Medical's InPen is now available in 60,000 retail pharmacies across the United States Continue Reading »

Senseonics’ Eversense Bridge Program will offer the 90-day Eversense CGM at a reduced $99 price plus the cost of sensor insertion/removal Continue Reading »

Sanofi covers all insulins under this program, including Toujeo, Lantus, Admelog, Apidra. Continue Reading »