Omnipod® System Parent & Caregiver Guide

Simple, Nonstop Insulin Delivery Designed So Kids Can Be Kids.

This guide is intended to be used in conjunction with the child’s Diabetes Management Plan, input from the parents and/or healthcare provider and the Omnipod® Insulin Management System. User Guide PDM imagery is for illustrative purposes only and should not be considered suggestions for user settings.

Refer to the Omnipod® System User Guide for complete information on how to use the System, and for all related warnings and cautions. The User Guide is available online in English and in Español or by calling Customer Care. 

This guide is for PDM model UST400. The PDM model number is written on the back cover of each PDM.

What’s Different About the Pod? Simple.

The Pod


How to Check Blood Glucose and Deliver a Bolus

How to Change the Pod

How to Enter a Temporary Basal Rate

How to Suspend Insulin Delivery


1. Up to 72 hours of insulin delivery
2. The Pod has a waterproof IPX8 rating for up to 25 feet for 60 minutes. The PDM is not waterproof.

Before continuing with the Omnipod® System, refer to your User Guide for detailed operating instructions.

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