Monthly Archive: June 2017

Medtronic Announces New Outcomes-Based Agreement with Aetna

Today we announced an outcomes-based agreement with Aetna for type 1 and type 2 diabetes patients who currently receive multiple daily insulin injections for their diabetes management. The agreement will measure health outcomes for those patients that choose to transition to pump therapy using a Medtronic insulin pump featuring SmartGuard™ Technology – the only

MiniMed 670G System Launches in the United States

I am pleased to share that today we announced the commercial launch of the MiniMed 670G system. Since earlier- than-expected FDA approval in September 2016, we have been working to ensure payer coverage, market and manufacturing readiness, as well as appropriate training of employees, clinicians, educators and patients on the new system. We also

First Canadian Customer of Diabetes Self-Management Program with Canary Health

I’m happy to announce that in partnership with Canary Health, a leading provider of proven digital health self-management programs for people with chronic disease, we have started our first project in Canada. Bruyère Continuing Care, Ontario’s largest provider of sub-acute care, will offer its patients with type 2 diabetes the newly updated online version