Have you seen the new Telcare Glucose Meter?

John Crowley
By John CrowleyCA Latest Reply 2012-03-15 19:27:27 -0500
Started 2012-03-14 13:42:53 -0500

Here's a product review of the new Telcare meter from a great diabetes blogger.

http://momentsofwonderful.com/2012/03/product...

Sara explains: This meter is different from most blood glucose meters in that it is a cellular-enabled glucose meter. The meter wirelessly transmits all blood glucose readings to an individual’s MyTelcare.com account …

She goes on to note things she likes and doesn't like about the meter, including it's very small blood sample size, it's accuracy, and the big bright screen.

I encourage you to check it out. Kind of an interesting new meter.


4 replies

MainEvent
MainEvent 2012-03-15 16:21:52 -0500 Report

will the insurance cover it and the strips? My insurance recently changed. There are certain types ( Bayer and Contour) that they will pay for and the strips are free. Won't pay for anything else and you know how expensive the strips are.

berrykins0
berrykins0 2012-03-15 16:18:09 -0500 Report

awesome can be charged no batteries required save money that way.

jayabee52
jayabee52 2012-03-15 19:27:27 -0500 Report

i have only changed 1meter battery in my 17 yrs with diabetes, perhaps a total of maybe $10.00. Rechargable batteries eventually have to be changed. Usually rechargables are expensive. I am not really all that impressed with rechargables batts.

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