9am.health announced today that it now offers the Ascensia Diabetes Care Contour Next One and Contour Next products in its diabetes kit.
Patients with type 2 diabetes and prediabetes can now add Ascensia’s Contour Next One blood glucose meter and Contour Next glucose test strips to a personalized treatment plan as part of the all-in-one virtual diabetes care offering from San Diego-based 9am.health.
The meter will be offered free of charge to all patient care plans, while the test strip add-on is available through a monthly or quarterly subscription alongside the existing plan, according to a news release. Patients can further supplement their plan with a one-time order of a lancing device and lancets.
9am.health’s diabetes toolkit offers blood glucose testing at $15 per month with online ordering and subscriptions to save patients the time and hassle of obtaining and reordering supplies.
“We are excited to team up with 9am.health to bring the benefits of our products to more people with diabetes,” Ascensia Head of BGM Marketing and Strategy Frank Held said in the news release. “Our remarkably accurate1 Contour Next One glucose meter is a great addition to their virtual diabetes clinic. We look forward to working together to help make it as simple and affordable as possible for people to manage their diabetes.”
“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,” added 9am.health co-Founder and CEO Frank Westermann.