Preferred Diabetic Blood Glucose Monitors and Test Strips
Starting July 1
Starting July 1, 2012, Abbott
Diabetes Care will be the single preferred manufacturer for diabetic blood
glucose monitors and test strips for Iowa Medicaid.
These glucose monitors include:
FreeStyle Lite, FreeStyle Freedom Lite, Precision Xtra, and FreeStyle
InsuLinx. All other brands of blood
glucose monitors and test strips will require prior authorization through the
IME Medical Prior Authorization Unit at 888-424-2070 or 515-256-4624 locally in
Des Moines. To learn more, please
informational letter provided by Iowa Medicaid.