How will the free CGM scheme work?

Young people with type 1 diabetes can now access free, continuous glucose monitoring devices. Diabetes Australia CEO Associate Professor Greg Johnson explains the scheme.

Medical Observer: Why is funding for continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices important?

Professor Greg Johnson: For some parents, there has been a huge concern about kids getting low blood glucose levels during the night. The subsidy of CGM devices is potentially life-changing and life-saving for many families.