FreeStyle Libre 14 day System  //  Coverage & Reimbursement


Prescribing FreeStyle Libre 14 day system
Make personal continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) possible for your patients with FreeStyle Libre 14 day system - available at participating pharmacies.*
Write a new prescription for FreeStyle Libre 14 day system
(1 reader and 2 sensors)
Freestyle Reader 14 day
1 FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader
(reader refills not required)
NDC# 57599-0002-00
Freestyle Sensor 14 day
2 FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensors
(28-day supply)
NDC# 57599-0001-01
Sensor refills: 12 additional fills annually
(1-year supply)
Send patients to the participating pharmacy of their choice*
At participating pharmacies, most commercially insured patients will pay:
  • No more than $65 for a FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader
  • Between $40 and $75 per month for eligible FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensor prescriptions
The FreeStyle Libre 14 day system reader and sensors cannot be used interchangeably with the FreeStyle Libre system (10 day)
Medicare Patients
IMPORTANT UPDATE: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published an Interim Final Rule1 on May 8th 2020 that they will not enforce the clinical criteria for continuous glucose monitors (CGM) during Covid19 public health emergency for Medicare patients with diabetes. Physicians and suppliers continue to be responsible for reasonable and necessary documentation to support product use2,**.

As a healthcare provider, you now have greater flexibility to allow more of your diabetic patients to better monitor their glucose and adjust insulin doses from home by using a therapeutic continuous glucose monitor. Click here to learn more
Download our Medicare guide to obtain a list of suppliers to get started, including a list of DME suppliers.

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Pharmacy Information
Confirm your patients receive their full FreeStyle Libre 14 day system prescription, including 1 reader (one time) and 2 sensors/month.
Important prescription information
1 FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader
(required for new prescriptions, reader life ~3 years)
NDC# 57599-0002-00
FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader kit includes:
  • 1 FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader
    (first-time customers will need a FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader with their first fill)
  • 1 USB cable
  • 1 power adapter
  • User's Manual
  • Quick start Guide
    (a guide to help patients get started quickly)
  • Treatment Decisions Guide
    (a guide to help patients use reader information to make informed treatment decisions)
  • Interactive Tutorial USB Card
    (a comprehensive electronic resource on how to operate the FreeStyle Libre 14 day system, including instructional videos)
Sensor Carton
2 FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensors
(28-day supply, filled monthly)
NDC# 57599-0001-01
FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensor kit includes:
  • 1 FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensor
    (can be worn for up to 14 days; sensors are sold separately; 1 sensor/kit; 2 sensors are needed for a 28-day supply)
  • 1 sensor applicator
    (applies the sensor to the back of the upper arm)
  • Alcohol wipes
  • Product insert
Use the following to place your order:
Reader Table Sensor Table
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Professional CGM is a reimburseable procedure and there is broad coverage for patients with diabetes.§

*Participating pharmacies are subject to change without notice.

For Medicare patients, please visit for more information

Benefits for FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensors apply to 2 14 day sensors per month. Benefits for FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader apply to 1 14 day reader. Void where prohibited by law. Abbott may modify, rescind, or revoke these benefits at any time without notice. These benefits are not available to beneficiaries of Medicare, Medicaid, or federal or state healthcare programs, or residents of US territories and possessions, except Puerto Rico. For Massachusetts residents, only those patients responsible for the full cost of the product may be eligible to receive these benefits. These benefits are only available at participating pharmacies, which are subject to change without notice. The actual amount a patient pays may vary. The FreeStyle Libre 14 day system requires a prescription.

§Coverage is limited to patients for whom professional CGM is medically necessary. Individual plan coverage may vary. Always verify coverage criteria and frequency directly with the payer.

** As a courtesy to its customers, Abbott provides the most accurate and up-to-date information available, but it is subject to change and interpretation. The customer is ultimately responsible for determining the appropriate codes, coverage, and payment policies for individual patients. Abbott does not guarantee third party coverage of payment for our products or reimburse customers for claims that are denied by third-party payors.

References: 1. On May 8, 2020, CMS published a second interim final rule with comment, CMS-5531-IFC, that expanded the non-enforcement of clinical indications of coverage to therapeutic continuous glucose monitors (CGMs) ( 2. The Durable Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractors (DME MACs) subsequently issued guidance on the IFC policies, including discussing that clinical indications for coverage in the therapeutic CGM LCD (Glucose Monitors, L33822) will not be enforced. See “CMS Issues Interim Final Rules with Comment (CMS-1744-IFC & CMS-5531-IFC) – COVID-19 Public Health Emergency – Revised May 21, 2020” (

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