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Differences in diabetic supplies

My insurance company just sent a 2015 update on what medicines they will cover and other changes in the current policy. I am on Humalog rig…

Started by sdkate

14 on Saturday
Reply by jims

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Information

Open Enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplaces starts November 15, 2014, and lasts until February 15, 2015. During this time, individ…

Started by Emily Coles

0 Nov 11

Test Strips Covered by Health Insurance Problem

Hi Everyone! I am having a problem getting test strips covered by my health insurance and I was hoping someone might have some advice for m…

Started by Lauren

4 Nov 4
Reply by Sam

Cost of Dexcom per year

So apparently there is no upgrade from the Ping to the Vibe at this time in Canada (I spoke to Animas last week). I got a quote on the stan…

Started by Jen

4 Oct 16
Reply by Jen

Grrr... Strips for Medtronic Paired Glucose Meter no Longer covered by my insurance

I use the Bayer Contour Next link glucometer that was provided with my new Medtronic 530g pump in late 2013.My insurance company is Medical…

Started by Brunetta

8 Sep 16
Reply by acidrock23

Has Obamacare Changed anything for Insurance?

Hi everyone! Forgive me if this has already been hit on as a topic. Because of the new laws with insurance, my folks have informed me that…

Started by Captain

10 Sep 12
Reply by bjm2363

Help ! How to pay for expensive pump! After insurance, co-pay $5000!

Pennsylvania, USA. Do Type one diabetics qualify for medical assistance? My 21-year-old (diabetic since 13) expressed interest in using an…

Started by Linda M. Jones

11 Aug 20
Reply by Alyssa

Prior Authorization for test stips

Hello everyone, I have recently changed insurance which has made everything that I get related to DM management be re-evaluated. My insurer…

Started by nrioles

0 Aug 5

RE: coverage of CGM's

Now hopefully, I can attach the article, but in a nutshell it said that 75% of healthcare spending on diabetes is related to treatment for…

Started by artwoman

53 Jul 26
Reply by artwoman

Any advice on putting pump on homeowners insurance (against loss or theft) ?

Just checked with my homeowners insurance carrier. They list insulin pumps with hearing aids (which are frequently lost) and the rates seem…

Started by barryb

2 Jul 11
Reply by smitty124

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