Patients with type 1 diabetes are finding they are unable to access subsidised continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices because of restrictive access criteria under the expanded eligibility scheme, according to diabetes educators. New CGM funding came into effect on 1 March with an estimated 37,000 patients theoretically set to benefit from the changes, including people ...
Type 1 diabetes
Access criteria make CGM ‘largely inaccessible’, say diabetes educators
By David Rowley
9 May 2019