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!
Ben Tzeel has lived with type 1 diabetes since 1999. He has a master’s degree in nutrition and is a registered dietitian. Read more about how he uses the Extended Bolus feature on his t:slim X2 Insulin Pump to bolus for high-fat meals.
Did you know touching the Tandem logo on the front of your pump returns you to the Home Screen?
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 2,327,595 disposable batteries out of landfills since becoming available in 2012.1 We’re proud to do our small part to help reduce the number of disposable batteries going into our landfills.
Looking for some freedom from interruptions? If you’re dealing with some ill-timed alerts, you have options. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to reduce the inconvenience while making the most of your Tandem pump’s features.
Full manufacturing operations have begun at our new facility in San Diego! The 50,000-square-foot Barnes Canyon facility doubles our previous manufacturing capacity for both insulin pumps and cartridges in support of the our growing operations.
Whatever you call your bolus, the t:slim X2 and t:flex Insulin Pumps from Tandem Diabetes Care help you deliver it quickly and discreetly. So, wherever you wear your pump and whenever your cravings hit, go ahead and have just one, as long as you’re there...
Upon FDA approval of Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM compatibility, thousands of existing t:slim X2 Insulin Pump users were able to add CGM integration to their pump from home using their personal computer, without waiting for their insurance to cover a new device. Just four weeks after launch of the software update, one-third of users have already updated their pumps via personal computer. Of the t:slim X2 Pump users who have taken advantage of the software update, more than 85% indicated they were satisfied or extremely satisfied with the update process.
In case you have to relocate, we’ve included a packing list of important items you may need if you are being evacuated and have limited time to pack. In the event that you or someone you know have difficulty accessing supplies for a Tandem pump, our Customer Technical Support team is available 24/7 at 1-877-801-6901 and can help you coordinate with local resources for assistance in your area.
We often get questions about what happens when Tandem pumpers are out with their #tsliminthewild away from power outlets. Learn more about options for remote charging!
As the weather gets warmer we wanted to be sure to remind you that Tandem insulin pumps have some great features that will help protect you from the elements!
Last week, we went live with a new set of features on the t:connect® Application with the release of the t:connect HCP Portal. This update was developed based on feedback from hundreds of clinicians and focuses on making data management simpler and more efficient.
Last month we began rolling out our first-ever remote pump software update for t:slim Pumps purchased before April 2015 using the Tandem Device Updater! With the launch of this product, we are the first company to offer our customers the ability to add new features to their insulin pump from home using a personal computer.
Customer Technical Support Specialists at Tandem respond to and manage technical support calls and emails, helping troubleshoot issues for pump users and their families. They investigate problems on an individual basis, thoroughly document each issue, and collaborate with Tandem field representatives across the country to ensure that each patient receives a timely and satisfactory resolution. They are also customer advocates who represent the customer’s needs internally. They’re looking to grow their team.
Planning to travel by air with your insulin pump? Below is a link to a new printable note that we hope will help make your path through security smoother.
The outdoor adventure crew at Connected in Motion has a few general suggestions that you can use, which may help keep your insulin safe when you are out in the cold this winter. And remember, Tandem insulin pumps are the only pumps with a temperature sensor that will warn you when the temperature inside the pump has reached a level that may have compromised the insulin in the cartridge.
One of the most notable differences between insulin pump therapy and multiple daily injections is the ability to deliver an insulin bolus over an extended period of time. This can provide a great deal of flexibility and control when eating certain types of food, as well as when you’re eating over a longer period of time.
As the only rechargeable insulin pumps on the market, Tandem Insulin Pumps have kept an estimated 1.6 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.