Dexcom has shared information that they are in the process of discontinuing Dexcom G6. They are working in phases to transition all of their customers to Dexcom G7 and stand-alone Dexcom G6 systems are the first phase.
Healthcare providers should inform patients using the Dexcom G6 system about the discontinuation and the option to upgrade to the Dexcom G7. To qualify for a free Dexcom G7 receiver, patients must meet the following criteria:
Physicians and others should prescribe the Dexcom G7 CGM system for eligible patients. Patients using automated insulin delivery systems can continue to use Dexcom G6 until Dexcom G7 pump integrations become available. Patients with Medicaid insurance will retain access to Dexcom G6 until Medicaid coverage for Dexcom G7 becomes available in their respective states.
For additional information, healthcare providers can visit Dexcom.com/G7.
This site and its services do not constitute the practice of medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always talk to your diabetes care and education specialist or healthcare provider for diagnosis and treatment, including your specific medical needs. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem or condition, please contact a qualified health care professional immediately. To find a diabetes care and education specialist near you, visit diabeteseducator.org.
ADCES and danatech curate product specifics and periodically review them for accuracy and relevance. As a result, the information may or may not be the most recent. We recommend visiting the manufacturer's website for the latest details if you have any questions.