Managing Diabetes Across the Care Continuum: Digital Self-Management Solutions

Improving the health of patients with diabetes is challenging for all involved. Medtronic and Canary Health share how implementing a self-management approach helps people with diabetes improve their health. Webinar highlights: Presents a new framing around how to measure outcomes from diabetes programs beyond A1C. Sheds light on how to effectively guide a patient to … Continue reading Managing Diabetes Across the Care Continuum: Digital Self-Management Solutions




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CMS Covers DPP in Fee-For-Service Medicare

Written by: Adam Kaufman, PhD, CEO Canary Health This month marked an exciting milestone in the progress to provide support for individuals with pre-diabetes. CMS further clarified and committed itself to covering the Diabetes Prevention Program in fee-for-service Medicare.  We know that millions of people in the US and millions more are progressing towards diabetes … Continue reading CMS Covers DPP in Fee-For-Service Medicare




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Beyond Glucose Control: Improving Diabetes Outcomes at Scale

Written by:  Robert A. Vigersky, MD, Medical Director, Medtronic Diabetes & Neal Kaufman, MD, MPH, CMO Canary Health Daily Decision-making Impacts Quality of Life for Diabetics The day-to-day life of a person with diabetes (PWD) is always a balancing act which at any moment can turn deadly if her or his blood glucose level isn’t … Continue reading Beyond Glucose Control: Improving Diabetes Outcomes at Scale




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Stories that Change Behavior, Change Lives

We’re finalizing this note just as we finish another narrative workshop in Seattle.  Thank you to those of you who are co-creating this deeper understanding of the role of story to engage and impact.  We’re exploring together and demonstrating the power of framing life as a narrative and health as a character to support behavior … Continue reading Stories that Change Behavior, Change Lives




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Narrative in Healthcare: A Powerful Communication Tool for Behavior Change

We’ve all heard someone tell a great story, and sometimes, one so impactful that we remember it accurately and repeat it to others (occasionally even giving the original storyteller credit.) Over time we may have made it our own, embellishing an element here or there to drive a point home.  Simply put, the better crafted … Continue reading Narrative in Healthcare: A Powerful Communication Tool for Behavior Change




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Podcast: The Role of Technology in Chronic Disease Management

Our CEO Adam Kaufman talks to Katherine Steinberg VP of Avalere Health about The Role of Technology in Chronic Disease Management. “In this podcast, we discuss the role of technology in chronic disease management with Adam Kaufman, CEO of Canary Health. Canary Health is a leading digital health self-management platform which has demonstrated success in … Continue reading Podcast: The Role of Technology in Chronic Disease Management




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5 Things You May Not Know about Storytelling and Behavior Change

On May 24, our CMO, Neal Kaufman, had the opportunity to engage over 80 service providers caring for elder adults at the NCOA annual meeting for providers of CDSMP. His remarks centered on 5 observations: Humans have been telling stories since long before recorded history. Telling or hearing stories changes the brain’s chemistry/neurotransmitters, attention/stress-increases cortisol … Continue reading 5 Things You May Not Know about Storytelling and Behavior Change




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