Self-care and Diabetes: How I Flipped the Script

I’ve had Type 2 diabetes for 9.5 years. I have advanced degrees.  I have achieved a lot in my life, but I didn’t feel like a winner because –  outside of those accomplishments – my inner self knew I wasn’t doing that well. I wasn’t guaranteeing myself longevity. My goal was weight loss and behavior … Continue reading Self-care and Diabetes: How I Flipped the Script




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Health 2.0 & Canary Health: Self-care for Condition Management

CEO Adam Kaufman and Health 2.0 founder Matthew Holt discuss the origins of Canary Health and our approach to self-care and condition management. Click here to review the health outcomes of the program in the largest peer-reviewed study-to-date of a digital health self-management program. And see how our self-management program Better Choices, Better Health, rooted … Continue reading Health 2.0 & Canary Health: Self-care for Condition Management




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Canary Health Helps Cut Through the Clutter at AADE 2017

Neal presented at AADE 2017 earlier this month on the panel “Finding New Ways to Deliver DSME to Cut Through the Clutter”.  The panel was designed to help diabetes educators overcome the challenges of getting patients to subscribe to self-management support programs. “At the individual level, the person in front of you benefits greatly by … Continue reading Canary Health Helps Cut Through the Clutter at AADE 2017




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Medtronic Transforming Diabetes Care into Value-based Care Delivery

Written by: Sue Willman,‎ VP Global Integrated Care Solutions – ‎Medtronic Diabetes A movement is underway to transform the healthcare system by shifting the focus from volume to value. So-called value-based healthcare — reimbursement on the basis of patient outcomes rather than volume of interventions or treatments — should allow a shift in spending from … Continue reading Medtronic Transforming Diabetes Care into Value-based Care Delivery




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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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