Livongo Health Showcases Progress Tackling Diabetes at American Diabetes Association's 78th Scientific Sessions

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - June 13, 2018 - PRLog -- Livongo Health, the leading consumer digital health company empowering all people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives, today announced that new findings about Livongo for Diabetes will be presented at the American Diabetes Association's 78th Scientific Sessions, taking place in Orlando, Florida, from June 22-26, 2018. The research is based on the use of Livongo across large, real-world populations of people living with diabetes. Data to be presented includes:

Cost Savings Associated with Usage and Blood Glucose Control for Members of the Livongo for Diabetes Program. Poster 1330-P from authors Jenna Bollyky, MD, Wei Lu, PhD, and Jennifer Schneider, MD, MS, from Livongo and Christopher Whaley, PhD, from the RAND Corporation on Sunday, June 24, 2018, from 12:00-1:00 PM in Poster Hall WA4-WB2.

Incidence of Hypoglycemia Events in a Large, Real-World Diabetes Population. Poster 406-P from authors Jenna Bollyky, MD, Wei Lu, PhD, Jennifer Schneider, MD, MS, on Saturday, June 23, 2018, from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM in Poster Hall WA4-WB2.

"We're honored to present this research at the American Diabetes Association's 78th Scientific Sessions. The new findings add to the growing body of evidence about Livongo for Diabetes' impact on member satisfaction, clinical improvement, and cost savings," said Dr. Jennifer Schneider, Chief Medical Officer for Livongo and an author on both studies. "Further, these studies are among the first examining real-world evidence for a large population of people with diabetes engaged in a digital, data-science driven program."

Affirmative data about Livongo for Diabetes was presented at the American Diabetes Association's 77th Scientific Sessions in an oral presentation, which documented that Livongo drives cost savings for large self-insured employers and empowers people using Livongo for Diabetes to get and stay healthy.

About Livongo Health
Livongo empowers people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives. We make it easier for people to stay healthy, starting with our diabetes prevention, and diabetes and hypertension offerings, by driving behavior change through the combination of consumer health technology, personalized recommendations, and real-time support at the point of impact. Powered by advanced data science, we create personalized experiences for our members, so they receive the right information, tools, and support, at the right time. Our approach is leading to better financial and clinical outcomes while creating a better experience for  people with chronic conditions and their care team of family, friends, and medical professionals.

Livongo's signature offerings include Livongo for Diabetes, Livongo for Hypertension, and Livongo DPP powered by Retrofit. Livongo's objective is to serve the whole person, addressing each of their chronic conditions on a single platform, creating a truly seamless experience. Using reinforcement learning, Livongo can understand the personal health narrative of each member and offer real-time recommendations that are tailored to each person's unique health experience. For more information visit:

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