Great News…. Contour® Next is part of the HSE preferred List of blood glucose test strips
The HSE- Medicines Management programme (MMP) completed an evaluation to identify preferred blood glucose test strips for adults with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, as part of the MMP’s remit to support safe, effective and cost effective prescribing and Contour® Next has been listed as a preferred brand.
McCauley Pharmacy are delighted to announce that you can now switch your meter from the Non- preferred list as outlined by the HSE in your local McCauley Pharmacy today to either the Contour® XT or the Contour® Next One.
This is a FREE Service.
Why Contour®Next is the No. 1 chosen blood glucose strip in Ireland
Ref. 1. www.hse.ie/eng/about/who/cspd/ncps/medicines-management/blood-glucose-test-strips/ 2. IQVIA Market Data (December 2020 MAT) 3. EN ISO 15197:2016. In vitro diagnostic test systems – Requirements for blood-glucose monitoring systems for self-testing in managing diabetes mellitus. Beuth Verlag, Berlin, December 2015 4. Christiansen M et al. Accuracy and user performance evaluation of a new blood-glucose monitoring system in development for use with CONTOUR®NEXT test strips. Poster presented at the 15th Annual Meeting of the Diabetes Technology Society (DTS); 22-24 October, 2015; Bethesda, Maryland. USA. 5. Market Research Ascensia Diabetes Care, Hall & Partners, conducted online April/May 2015. 6. Market research. Ascensia Diabetes Care, Hall&Partners, conducted online April/May 2015.
* Ascensia, the Ascensia Diabetes Care logo, Contour, Second-Chance Sampling and smartLIGHT are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Ascensia Diabetes Care Holdings AG.
To avail of this service please find your nearest McCauley Pharmacy here!