• Tandem Diabetes Care Named One of the Top Ten Best Places to Work in Idaho

    We are excited to share that we been named a top workplace in Idaho by The Best Places to Work in Idaho Awards. During the live virtual awards ceremony on May 7, Tandem was awarded 6th place in the category Micro-Employers.
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    | May 11, 2020, 09:56 AM
  • Your Mom Has Diabetes

    For many of the #T1D moms out there, diabetes and motherhood go hand in hand, but Kerri Sparling says, “Diabetes doesn’t influence the way I mom.” We respect the determination and strength of all the #T1D moms in the community. Read more about Kerri's experience being a mom with diabetes. Can you relate to her story?
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | May 9, 2020, 14:39 PM
  • Uploading your pump data during the COVID-19 health crisis

    Stay safe and stay in touch with your healthcare provider by remotely sharing your Tandem pump data by following these steps.
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    • Tech Tips
    | Apr 29, 2020, 12:39 PM
  • Tandem pump users have kept over 6.3 million batteries out of landfills worldwide

    Every day, Tandem pump users are doing their part to reduce, reuse, and recycle. As the only rechargeable insulin pumps on the market, Tandem insulin pumps have kept an estimated 6.3 million disposable batteries out of landfills since becoming available in 2012. We’re proud to do our small part to help reduce the number of disposable batteries going into our landfills.
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    | Apr 21, 2020, 22:20 PM
  • Techniques, Tips & Tools to Successfully Deliver Diabetes Care and Education Virtually

    At Tandem Diabetes Care, nearly 100 Clinical Diabetes Specialists are also rapidly adjusting to conducting all, not just some of their training, on the t:slim X2 pump system virtually. Tandem has made advancing technology for users a priority by offering downloadable remote software updates. Those updates, paired with remote demonstration tools, have helped their clinical pump trainers activate in response to this pressing need. In this article, several of our Clinical Diabetes Specialists share their best practices for delivering virtual training and support.
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    • Tech Tips
    | Apr 16, 2020, 17:59 PM
  • Software Team is Hacking for Humanity with Girls in Tech

    At Tandem we believe that if you are determined to learn, detail oriented, and passionate, then we can help support your growth on our team, while helping you to achieve your personal goals! We look a lot like the Girls in Tech Hackathon weekend. When we face a challenge, we work together to figure it out better and to come up with creative solutions. This is what lead to our cutting edge ideas that broke the mold of the diabetes industry. Learn more about some of the people behind the pump.
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    • People Behind the Pump
    | Apr 10, 2020, 11:01 AM
  • Device Communication and Data Security

    Recently uncovered vulnerabilities in some devices using Bluetooth® wireless technology, including continuous glucose monitors, have caused concern among insulin pump users. To reassure you that Tandem Diabetes Care® products are not affected, we’ve worked directly with our engineers to shed some light on various security measures built into each Tandem insulin pump.
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    | Apr 8, 2020, 12:00 PM
  • Making Lemonade from Lemons: Meet the Osers, for Whom Diabetes is a Family Affair

    For our Tandem Blog series, Making Lemonade from Lemons, we’ll profile people with diabetes (PWD) who’ve squeezed lemons from the diagnosis of diabetes and made lemonade - they exemplify this expression. This one features a family affair! Sean Oser, a family medicine physician and diabetes researcher has had type 1 diabetes (T1D) for over 30 years. Sean’s daughter, Jessica, a fraternal twin, now 17, has had T1D for over 10 years.
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | Apr 4, 2020, 16:37 PM
  • COVID-19 Advisory Notification

    With recent news on the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), many Tandem users have expressed concern about the ongoing availability of infusion sets, cartridges, and other supplies. Here’s a quick Q&A on how we’re working to protect our customers, our supply chain, and our employees.
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    • Company Update
    | Mar 11, 2020, 16:44 PM
  • Software update process for the t:slim X2 insulin pump

    You can initiate your request for a software update in the easy-to-use t:connect portal. Read on to learn more about the steps in the process, and general guidelines for how long each can take.
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    • Tech Tips
    | Feb 6, 2020, 09:53 AM
  • Runner with Type 1 Diabetes Aims to Cross America on Foot in Record Time Using Automated Insulin Delivery Insulin Pump from Tandem Diabetes Care

    We are pleased to share that our t:slim X2™ insulin pump with Basal-IQ® technology will be used by long-distance runner Don Muchow on his #T1Determined Type 1 Diabetes Run Across America. Starting February 1, 2020, Muchow will attempt to become the fastest person with type 1 diabetes ever to run across the Continental United States.
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | Jan 31, 2020, 13:41 PM
  • Making Lemonade from Lemons: Meet PWD Manny Hernandez

    This profile features Manny Hernandez, a person who has lived with diabetes since 2002. In 2008 Manny co-founded one of the first diabetes advocacy organization Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF). He served as President of DHF until 2015. In May 2015, he joined Livongo, where he has held various roles, most recently, Head of Community. At the 2019 International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Congress, Manny was given the prestigious Living with Diabetes award.
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | Jan 20, 2020, 10:06 AM
  • Tech Tips Instructional Video Series

    We've created a series of short instructional videos to highlight some of the features of the t:slim X2 insulin pump. Check out the first videos in this series!
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    | Jan 8, 2020, 12:42 PM
  • FDA announces clearance of Control-IQ as first in new category!

    📢 It’s here! Today, we’re so excited to announce that we received FDA clearance for our Control-IQ technology for the t:slim X2 insulin pump, designed to help increase time in range, as measured by CGM, by predicting and helping prevent both highs and lows.

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    | Dec 13, 2019, 17:24 PM
  • Making Lemonade from Lemons: Meet PWD Christina Roth

    The expression, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade,” encourages optimism and positivity in the face of life’s challenges. For sure, the diagnosis of diabetes can be a life challenge. For our Tandem Blog series, Making Lemonade from Lemons, we’re profiling people with diabetes (PWD) who’ve squeezed lemon from the diagnosis of diabetes and made lemonade - they exemplify this expression. These PWD make living with diabetes just a bit easier for everyone and show the world just how well PWD can live. This profile features Christina Roth, a person who has lived with diabetes for 16 years. Christina is the CEO and Founder of the College Diabetes Network (CDN).
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | Dec 2, 2019, 18:40 PM
  • Making Lemonade from Lemons: Meet PWD Jane K. Dickinson, RN, PhD, CDE

    The expression, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade,” encourages optimism and positivity in the face of life’s challenges. For sure, the diagnosis of diabetes can be a life challenge. For our Tandem Blog series, Making Lemonade from Lemons, we’ll profile people with diabetes (PWD) who’ve squeezed lemons and made lemonade from the diagnosis of diabetes - they exemplify this expression. These PWD make living with diabetes just a bit easier for everyone and show the world just how well PWD can live. This profile features Jane K. Dickinson, RN, PhD, CDE.
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | Nov 25, 2019, 13:48 PM
  • Don’t wait! Tandem’s Jazzmin Bautista talks about using year-end benefits to get a new t:slim X2 pump

    The year is winding down. If you have funds sitting in your flexible spending account (FSA) or a maxed-out insurance deductible, there could be a new t:slim X2 insulin pump out there with your name on it. You can wait for the next big approval by the FDA to order your pump, or you can boost your chances of getting your t:slim X2 pump for less out-of-pocket by taking a strategic, time-sensitive approach. With Tandem Diabetes Care, there’s no need to wait. Since today’s t:slim X2 insulin pump is built for tomorrow’s technologies, you can purchase your t:slim X2 insulin pump now...
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    | Nov 19, 2019, 13:26 PM
  • Don’t wait! How to use your year-end benefits and get a new t:slim X2™ insulin pump today

    A lot of people with type 1 diabetes are ready to buy their first (or next) insulin pump, but when it comes to making that purchase, they’re debating whether or not they should wait for the next, big FDA-approved product before taking the plunge. Sound familiar? With Tandem Diabetes Care, there’s no need to wait...
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    | Nov 11, 2019, 17:20 PM
  • Running With Diabetes: Don Muchow Runs Across Texas in Fastest Known Time

    Don Muchow started running in 2004 after a laser treatment for diabetes-related retinopathy. Running was a cheap way to start being active. Once he got going, he needed a community of other people with type 1 diabetes to learn from and exchange ideas about exercise. He started the Diabetes & Exercise Alliance. In March 2019, with support from that community and his wife, Leslie, Don ran across Texas -- 850 miles in 27 days. He set a FKT by 2.5 days.
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    | Oct 25, 2019, 16:29 PM
  • Living with Diabetes: Lessons in T1D and adventure

    Author Ben Tzeel shares how the session “Everyday Management of T1D Through the Lens of Adventure,” presented by Peter Nerothin at the Children with Diabetes Friends for Life Conference in Orlando, FL, opened his mind to a whole new world of possibilities and reasons for why challenging ourselves can help us live our best life.
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    • Living with Diabetes
    | Oct 2, 2019, 11:12 AM

From time to time, we may pass along: suggestions, tips, or information about other Tandem Insulin Pump user experiences or approaches to the management of diabetes. However, please note individual symptoms, situations, circumstances and results may vary. Please consult your physician or qualified health care provider regarding your condition and appropriate medical treatment. Please read the Important Safety Information linked below before using a Tandem Diabetes Care product.

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