Insulin Pumps & Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM)
Insulin pump therapy is for patients with type 1 diabetes and those with type 2 diabetes who require insulin.
Joslin's Insulin Pump Team
The Insulin Pump Program at Joslin Diabetes Center is the largest insulin pump program in the world. We care for patients of all ages, including some of the youngest and oldest pump users in the United States.
Program staff includes physicians, Certified Diabetes Educators (including nurse educators, dietitians and exercise physiologists) and support staff with state-of-the-art expertise in insulin pump therapy.
Considering an Insulin Pump?
Insulin pump therapy provides the closest match available today to the way a body would normally deliver insulin. Using an insulin pump requires more work, but results in better diabetes control and more freedom. If you are thinking about an insulin pump, we recommend "Insulin Pumping: Is It Right for You?", a class that will help you review all your pump therapy options.
Pump Training is available when you are ready to begin using an insulin pump—or if you are already using a pump and want to learn advanced self-management techniques for fine-tuning your pump therapy regimen.
Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) — Is it right for you?
If you’re wondering what continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) is all about, this 90-minute workshop is for you.
Pediatric Pump Program
More and more young people with diabetes (even very young children) are successfully using insulin pumps, thanks to Joslin's pediatric insulin pump program.
Page last updated: January 17, 2019