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Free Glucometer

NHF BENEFICIARIES COVERED FOR DIABETES CAN GET A FREE GLUCOMETER AND AN INSULIN PEN.

Important to note, you must use the NHF card at least once to access any diabetic drug, before ordering or selecting a glucometer and insulin pen of your choice.

Step 1.
The beneficiary must decide on the specific item he/she wishes to obtain.
A list of the items available is published below, and the beneficiary may seek advice from a Medical Doctor or Pharmacist on their purpose and use before making a selection.

Step 2.
Call the NHF Customer Care Department 1-888-DIAL-NHF (342-5643) or 906-1106 and provide us with your name, your NHF Card Number, the name/brand of the item you wish to obtain, and your contact number or address.

Step 3.
The NHF will validate your information to ensure that you are a beneficiary enrolled for diabetes.

Step 4.
Once your status has been verified, the NHF will pass on the following information to the appropriate distributor:

  • Your name
  • the name/ brand of the item you wish to obtain
  • your contact telephone number 

Step 5.
The Distributor will contact the Beneficiary within three (3) weeks to determine where and when the delivery shall be made.

Note: 
NHF card beneficiaries shall only be allowed one of these items every two (2) years as the expected useful life exceeds 12 months. In the event of malfunction or other difficulty, beneficiaries must contact the distributor for assistance.

THE GLUCOMETERS NOW ON THE NHF DIABETIC SUPPLIES PROGRAMME ARE:

  • Accuchek Active Glucometer - Lasco
  • Advocate Redi-Code+  (plus) Blood Glucose Monitoring System - Qualcare, Servi-Care
  • Freestyle Optium Glucometer  - Massy Distribution
  • Freestyle Precision Glucometer - Massy Distribution
  • On Call Plus  - HealthCare Marketing (Jamaica) Limited
  • On Call Simple  - HealthCare Marketing (Jamaica) Limited
  • Standard Diagnostics (SD) Code Free Glucometer - Recharged Distributors
  • TRUEresult Blood Glucose Monitoring System - T. Geddes Grant Distributors Limited

Other diabetic supplies provided free of charge include 

  • Humapen - Health Brands Ltd. (Medigrace)

NB.  Beneficiaries shall be entitled to a glucometer every two years.