Training Medicare Patients on Use of Home Glucose Monitors and Related Billing Information

This Special Edition article is being provided to help clarify the physician’s role in prescribing and/or providing blood glucose self-testing equipment and supplies and diabetes self-management training (DSMT) covered for Medicare Beneficiaries with diabetes. The article reminds providers and suppliers about who may bill for DSMT and gives an overview of this benefit.


Last Updated: 08/16/2021