CLICK HERE TO POST A LINK TO YOUR DENIAL BLOG POST STORY


I am officially dubbing July 1 as CGMS DENIAL DAY.

Me, along with many others are sick of being denied coverage for the CGMS. Join me on July 1 to raise our voices as a community.

If you have been denied coverage for the CGMS by your insurance company, Please make a post on your blog, personal website and or a video post wherever you are a community member on JULY 1, 2008 telling everyone how important the CGMS is for you to keep healthy.

HERE’S WHAT YOU DO:
In the subject line of ALL your posts please put:
REQUEST FOR CGMS: DENIED BY INSURANCE


This way we will have a way to keep track of everyone’s posts, and make our voices heard. I have created a logo leading up to the day if you would please pass it on WITH A LINK BACK TO this blog explaining what the day means.

right click image to save as


blog side bar link


I have also made a logo for JULY 1 to put up as well with your posts.

right click image to save as


if you want a banner style you can use t his:


Together we can all make a difference. Maybe someone will hear us.

Gina

PS: If you need help trying to get coverage go to CGMS CENTRAL

Views: 194

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Gina-

I am with you girl!! July 1st Den Day...will add it to my blog:)
Let's not settle for pricking our fingers 4-10 times a day, when there is a better solution for US! I bet if it were there kid, mother, sister or father they would fight back as well.

Cherise
thanks you can also comment to my blog www.diabetestalkfest.com/blog
I diff will do that afterwork. Can I add your blog to my blog as a link?
Thank you for this! This will be wonderful. We all raised our voices on Type 1 day! This is then next step. So people know we are here!
Great idea, Gina!! I got denied pretty quickly and didn't even bother to fight it-- I just paid out of pocket. Ugh, it makes me mad just thinking about it.
I will definitely use the logo & post something!
thanks katie!
Oh YEAH! How synchonistic! My deadline for my THIRD APPEAL is July 1st! Did you choose this date for me?

I've got the whole saga on the "Advice on insurance appeal please (teleconferencing in 3 days!)" on the discussion forum here...

Unfortunately, I don't have enough time to blog regularly (being a 'stressed out' graduate student with two dogs, two jobs and an outrageous love of life!), but this is a great promotion to, as you say, 'get somebody's attention'.

Thank you Gina :D I have to go work on my other projects...
I did! haha. Well if you cant blog you can put the Image up then?
Great idea, Gina. I don't have a blog or web site, but I'll watch for everyone's postings. My husband is in the process of appealing his denial. Hopefully thing will turn around soon, so people who need this technology can get it!
You can actually blog right here at tudiabetes there is a blog function on your MY PAGE
Brava, Gina! I have e-mail contacts all over the world, and will use your initiative and add a line or two about why this is so important. Great idea!
-Olaf
Thanks Olaf!

RSS

Advertisement



REsources

From the Diabetes Hands Foundation blog...

Meet The 2014 Big Blue Test Grant Recipients

  This year Diabetes Hands Foundation has pledged US$35,000 in Big Blue Test grants, continuing its support for programs aimed at providing lifesaving supplies, medical tests, treatment, and patient education to people living in need who have or at risk Read on! →

Kim Vlasnik: The Patient Voice

  Kim Vlasnik, you NAILED it! In this video, Kim Vlasnik takes our breath away as she describes what its like to be a person with diabetes. Fortunately, Stanford’s Medicine-X Conference gives ePatients, like Kim, a chance to speak since we carry the Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Team

DHF TEAM

Manny Hernandez
(Co-Founder, Editor, has LADA)

Emily Coles
(Head of Communities, has type 1)

Mila Ferrer
(EsTuDiabetes Community Manager, mother of a child with type 1)

Mike Lawson
(Head of Experience, has type 1)

Corinna Cornejo
(Development Manager, has type 2)

Desiree Johnson  (Administrative and Programs Assistant, has type 1)

DHF VOLUNTEERS


Lead Administrator

Brian (bsc) (has type 2)


Administrators

Lorraine (mother of type 1)
Marie B (has type 1)

DanP (has Type 1)

Gary (has type 2)

David (has type 2)

 

LIKE us on Facebook

Spread the word

Loading…

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.

© 2014   A community of people touched by diabetes, run by the Diabetes Hands Foundation.

Badges  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Service