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629 Customers Surveyed

2,837 Data Points Collected

50 Published TechFacts

9 Published Charts

12 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


HemoCue Customer Research

What are the top ways in which you use the HemoCue Glucose® 201?

Symptomatic patients of hypo- or hyperglycemia
57%
Diagnosing diabetes
29%
Monitoring diabetes
29%
Diagnosing gestational diabetes
29%

HemoCue Customer Fact

3 reasons to choose HemoCue Glucose 201

An endocrinologist at an educational institution states the following reasons for choosing a HemoCue® Glucose 201:

  • HemoCue® Glucose 201 gives lab accurate results
  • Glucose strip meters are sensitive to handling errors and hematocrit deviations
  • Glucose strip meters have a -/+20% variability in results

HemoCue Case Study

Central Coast Nephrology

Introduction

This case study of Central Coast Nephrology is based on a March 2018 survey of HemoCue customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We know who to diagnose and treat.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HemoCue :

  • Purchased Glu 201 over a glucose strip meter for the following reasons:
    • Glucose strip meters can only be used on known diabetics
    • Glu 201 can be used to diagnose diabetes

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HemoCue that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses an A1C test with the HemoCue Glu 201 as part of a total glucose diagnosing and monitoring effort.
  • Uses the Glu 201 mostly for:
    • Diagnosing diabetes
    • Monitoring diabetes

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HemoCue :

  • Uses the HemoCue Glu 201 analyzer instead of a glucose strip meter because the analyzer is more accurate than a strip meter.
  • Increased their reimbursement for glucose tests by 40-50% or more since using Glu 201.

HemoCue Customer Research

Main reasons to purchase a HemoCue® Glucose 201 over a glucose strip meter

Glucose strip meters are sensitive to handling errors and hematocrit deviations
50%
HemoCue® Glucose 201 gives us lab accurate results
50%
HemoCue® Glucose 201 is an accurate, precise and easy-to-use method for glucose management
50%
HemoCue® Glucose201 has been used in validations as reference for other methods
33%
Glucose strip meters have a -/+20% or so variability in results
33%
HemoCue® Glucose 201 is approved by FDA for diagnosis of diabetes
17%

HemoCue Customer Fact

A1C with Glu 201

A medium enterprise health care company uses an A1C test with the HemoCue Glu 201 as part of a total glucose diagnosing and monitoring effort.

HemoCue Case Study

Norton Healthcare increased glucose reibursement by 60% with HemoCue

Introduction

This case study of Norton Healthcare is based on a March 2018 survey of HemoCue customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Efficient and fast.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select HemoCue :

  • Purchased Glu 201 over a glucose strip meter for the following reasons:
    • Glu 201 is specifically recommended by CMS
    • Glu 201 gives lab-accurate results

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of HemoCue that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses an A1C test with the HemoCue Glu 201 as part of a total glucose diagnosing and monitoring effort.
  • Uses the Glu 201 mostly for:
    • Diagnosing diabetes
    • Monitoring diabetes
    • Diagnosing gestational diabetes
    • Annual health exams
    • Symptomatic patients of hypo or hyperglycemia

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with HemoCue :

  • Uses the HemoCue Glu 201 analyzer instead of a glucose strip meter because the Glu 201 makes them CLIA compliant.
  • Increased their reimbursement for glucose tests by > 60% or more since using Glu 201.


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