One Drop expands accessibility of on-demand, personalized care for consumers with diabetes
May 2, 2017 — New York, NY — One Drop today announced that its blood glucose monitoring system One Drop | Chrome is now available for purchase on Amazon Prime. One Drop is a diabetes management platform that harnesses the power of mobile computing and data science to empower people with diabetes to improve their health and lives. Through Amazon Prime, One Drop can now be ordered and delivered directly to the user’s doorstep in two days or less, creating an on-demand healthcare experience for a chronic condition that requires constant management. According to industry data, more than 66 million consumers in the U.S. have Amazon Prime memberships.
Developed for those living with diabetes and prediabetes, the One Drop | Chrome meter delivers clinically proven, accurate blood glucose readings in just five seconds. The blood glucose data are then wirelessly transmitted via Bluetooth to the One Drop | Mobile app. Users can view their blood glucose data alongside their medication, food and exercise data, which can be immediately shared with in-app diabetes coaches, health care teams, and the One Drop community of nearly 200,000 users located in over 200 countries all over the world. A recent study of the One Drop community demonstrated that One Drop app users report a substantial improvement in glycemic control, reducing A1c by 1.0 percentage point after using One Drop for as little as two months.
For users looking for affordable diabetes supplies and expert advice from certified diabetes educators, One Drop offers the option to upgrade to their subscription services, which include unlimited blood glucose testing supplies and unlimited coaching for less than the cost of a co-pay. One Drop has fully embraced the direct-to-consumer model, offering all products and services without requiring health insurance, prescriptions, or medical appointments.
“With the rise of telemedicine, mobile health tracking, wearables and customized medical devices for immediate purchase online, consumers now have the power to receive the personalized, data-driven care they deserve without having to jump through insurance hurdles,” said Jeff Dachis, founder and CEO of One Drop. “For the 30 million Americans with diabetes, the ability to order One Drop | Chrome on Amazon Prime is yet another step in the right direction. We are expanding our reach to serve more people with better service, delivering affordable, accessible and effective diabetes care wherever you are.”
To purchase One Drop | Chrome on Amazon Prime, visit this link.
ABOUT ONE DROP
One Drop (Informed Data Systems Inc.) is a digital health company harnessing the power of mobile computing and data science to transform the lives of everyone with diabetes.
One Drop's offerings include the first-ever monthly subscription service to provide clinically effective, affordable, accessible diabetes care. For less than the cost of a monthly co-pay, One Drop subscribers receive:
- One Drop | Chrome with Unlimited Testing Supplies: One Drop | Chrome not only meets the highest standards of clinical accuracy, but also wirelessly transmits blood glucose data directly to the cloud via the One Drop | Mobile app for iOS and Android. Unlimited blood glucose test strips are delivered on-demand directly to the doors of One Drop subscribers — no prescriptions, no insurance, no appointments, and no hassles.
- One Drop | Experts for Anytime Care: One Drop | Experts moves diabetes education out of the clinic and into the lives of people with diabetes. Each One Drop | Premium subscriber has his/her own “Expert” (Certified Diabetes Educator) available 24/7 for guidance, support, and anytime care. Experts deliver personalized digital therapeutics programs, including ADA-recognized diabetes education*, to help people with diabetes define and achieve their health management goals. Subscribers can communicate with their Experts anytime via in-app chat; all data recorded in the app is available to Experts in real-time, allowing them to provide relevant behavioral guidance in the moments when subscribers need it most. No appointments necessary.
- One Drop | Mobile: One Drop | Mobile is an award-winning, cloud-based diabetes management solution delivered entirely via mobile app on iOS and Android. One Drop | Mobile provides real-time and historical blood glucose data and analytics to subscribers and their healthcare providers, allowing both to see relationships between specific health behaviors and health outcomes. One Drop | Mobile also includes a fully-featured Apple WatchOS app for logging and analyzing diabetes data on-the-go. One Drop | Mobile is the only diabetes management platform that offers comprehensive self-care, peer-support, and expert support all in one place.
One Drop also offers an enterprise solution, One Drop | Professional, for insurers, health care provider networks, and self-insured employers to dramatically lower the cost of caring for people with diabetes.
The One Drop | Mobile solution is available for free worldwide. One Drop | Chrome is sold exclusively by One Drop (iOS, Android, and http://onedrop.today/), Amazon (http://www.amazon.com), and Apple (http://store.apple.com). One Drop's consumer subscription service is available for purchase in-app (iOS and Android) and at http://onedrop.today. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
*The American Diabetes Association recognizes this education service as meeting the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support.