All Discussions Tagged 'Insurance' (28)

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Providers & FEP Coverage

Providers & FEP Coverage I am cross posting this because I believe a couple of PMs I received make this important. Thanks for the Priva…

Started by Muffin The-Cat

0 Dec 17, 2013

Providers & FEP Coverage

For all Federal Employee Program (FEP) participants, be very careful with pump providers and their billing everything to FEP. Do not let pr…

Started by Muffin The-Cat

1 Dec 17, 2013
Reply by Jay

Medicare/Supplemental Insurance

What has happened to that 12 year old little girl hanging by her knees from her swing set wishing to be a year older in order to be conside…

Started by Janice

0 Nov 21, 2013

Insurance Recommendations for someone who is moving to the USA

Hi Everyone :) First time poster here, hopefully i put this in the right category. Im wondering if any one has any recommendations for insu…

Started by Stephen

0 Jun 28, 2013

Edgepark Medical?

Hi Everyone! I'm sending a shout out to all here who have encountered Edgepark Medical and the usurious/overpricing of their diabetes suppl…

Started by Julie Ann h

16 Dec 13, 2012
Reply by Laddie

New York City Endocrinologist Recommendations? Anyone?

I've been a Type 1 diabetic for over 40 years and have had extraordinary good fortune with my diabetes physicians, from day 1 of my diagnos…

Started by SteveD

8 Nov 21, 2012
Reply by Ellie

Medicare Ins

Does anyone know what Medicare pays for pump, insulin and infusion kits. I'm disabled and starting Medicare Ins in Jan. 2013.Thanks, Matt

Started by Matt

8 Oct 11, 2012
Reply by Betty J

medicare supplement insurance

I am on medicare due to disability and will lose my secondary insurance in about one year due to divorce. Does anyone know of any good seco…

Started by PJ

1 Oct 1, 2012
Reply by Daisy Mae

Quitting Medical Mutual's Superwell program?

Does anyone know if Medical Mutual can deny you your testing and pump supplies if you quit their Superwell program? My patience with the lo…

Started by Janeen

0 Sep 13, 2012

Quick advice needed

I have 4 infusion sets left. That is 12 days for me and I need to get in an order. Have been rationing out pump supplies since I retired, a…

Started by Brunetta

5 Aug 7, 2012
Reply by Brunetta




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