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9am.health and Ascensia partner to expand virtual diabetes clinic

9am.health and Ascensia partner to expand virtual diabetes clinic

What you should know:

9 a.m. healthy today announced the expansion of its virtual diabetes clinic through a strategic partnership with Ascensia add the CONTOUR®NEXT ONE blood glucose meter to their patient toolbox.

– 9am.health patients can now easily add Ascensia Diabetes Care’s blood glucose meter and test strips to their personalized treatment plan, with the meter offered free of charge to all patient care plans. The test strip add-on is available through a monthly or quarterly subscription alongside their existing care plan for diabetes medication and ongoing medical care. Additionally, patients can complete their plan with a single order of a lancing device and lancets.


Making Blood Glucose Testing More Affordable

Regular self-monitoring of blood sugar can be key to managing diabetes and preventing complications, but many insurance plans continue to ration test strips or, if paid out of pocket, increase costs. monthly payments imposed on people with diabetes. At $15 per month, blood glucose testing is more affordable until 9 a.m. compared to popular offline and online retailers and pharmacies. Plus, easy online ordering with a 9am.health subscription can save patients the time and hassle of obtaining and ordering supplies.

Pricing

Patients can now add a CONTOUR®NEXT ONE blood glucose meter and 100-300 test strips to their personalized 9am.health treatment plan for free. The offer is accessible to patients with a quarterly subscription.

100 test strips every 3 months at $15 per month

200 test strips every 3 months at $30 per month

300 test strips every 3 months at $45 per month

A pack of 100 lancets can be added at a one-time cost of $13.

“Answers to health questions shouldn’t be picked up and forgotten between appointments, medication shouldn’t be another task, and prescriptions shouldn’t be interrupted due to a busy schedule. We’re taking on more of that burden, so our patients can relax and have their medications, supplies, lab tests, and healthcare team brought to them,” said Frank Westermann, co-founder and co-CEO. by 9am.health. “The availability of blood glucose meters has been repeatedly requested by our customers from the very beginning, and we are proud to have partnered with Ascensia to provide their exceptional CONTOUR®NEXT ONE meter.”