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News & Views

  • CMS To Reimburse Physicians for Remote Chronic Care Starting January 1, 2015

    ALRT’s Product Offering for Diabetes Management Will Allow Physician Groups to Access the New Reimbursement (November 4, 2014 -- RICHMOND, VA) Beginning January 1, 2015, physicians can bill Medicare for “non-face-to-face” chronic care management (CCM) according to the final 2015 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) adopted Friday by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This decision opens up an enormous opportunity for companies, such as ALR Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: ALRT), who …

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  • ALR Technologies Advocates For Sensible Medicare Reimbursement of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) for Diabetes Patients

    Internet Monitoring More Cost Effective than Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) for Most Medicare Patients Says ALRT President Bill Smith Richmond, VA, October 20, 2014 -- In a letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Bill Smith, President of ALR Technologies (OTCQB: ALRT) advocated for CMS reimbursement for continuous glucose monitoring systems (CGM) for Type 1 diabetes patients as well as higher-risk Type 2 patients. However, Smith …

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  • ALR Technologies Begins Enrolling Patients in Kansas City

    Partnership with KCMPA Marks First Large-Scale Commercial Deployment of the Health-e-Connect Remote Disease Management System Richmond, VA, September 9, 2014 – ALR Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: ALRT), the chronic care medical device company, is pleased to announce the first large-scale commercial deployment of Health-e-Connect, the Company’s robust remote disease management platform. This week, a team from ALRT and the Kansas City Metropolitan Physician Association (KCMPA) began enrolling …

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  • The Kansas City Metropolitan Physician Association and ALR Technologies Announce Diabetes Management Partnership

    Collaboration With Pioneering Accountable Care Organization Marks First Commercial Deployment of the Health-e-Connect System Richmond, VA, July 29, 2014 –ALR Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: ALRT), the chronic care medical device company, announced a commercial partnership with the Kansas City Metropolitan Physician Association (KCMPA), one of the nation’s premier Accountable Care Organizations (ACO). An ACO is a set of health care providers—including primary care physicians, specialists, and …

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  • Proposed CMS Rules Present ALRT with Significant New Market Opportunities for Remote Monitoring of Patients with Chronic Conditions

    Richmond, VA, July 10, 2014 – ALR Technologies (OTCQB: ALRT) a medical device company providing remote monitoring and care facilitation for patients with chronic conditions, welcomes proposed Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) rules for remote monitoring of patients with chronic conditions. Beginning next year, primary care physicians and others could begin billing separately for chronic care management (CCM) services if the Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) proposed by the Centers …

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  • ALR Technologies' Letter to Shareholders

    RICHMOND, VA--(Marketwired - May 21, 2014) - ALR Technologies (OTCBB: ALRT), a medical device company providing remote monitoring and care facilitation for patients with chronic diseases, today delivered the following letter to its shareholders. Dear Shareholders: First, thank you for your continuing support for our company. It is an exciting time at ALRT and, as we have done in the past, I will continue to send out occasional updates on our progress with the intention of keeping you and the …

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  • ALR Technologies Announces Electronic Insulin Dosing Consultations by Endocrinologists

    New Feature of Health-e-Connect System Will Encourage Widespread Adoption of Intensive Blood Glucose Management Richmond, VA, May 7, 2014 – ALR Technologies (US OTC: ALRT) announced that it has upgraded its Health-e-Connect Diabetes Management System in order to facilitate online, insulin dosing consultations for physicians. Through ALRT’s Health-e-Connect System, prescribing physicians will have the option to receive an online second opinion on their recommended insulin dose from an …

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  • ALR Technologies Announces Mac OS Compatibility for the Health-e-Connect System

    Mac Users Can Now Track Their Blood Glucose Trends Online Using Health-e-Connect RICHMOND, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 22, 2014) - ALR Technologies (OTCBB: ALRT) announced today that its blood glucose data extraction and upload software is now available for Mac OSX 10.7 and newer Operating Systems. Patients are now able to install ALRT's software onto their Mac computers, upload the blood glucose data from their meters1, and have their data trends tracked online by ALRT's Diabetes Care Facilitators …

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