Melanie Boggs
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  • Vienna, Ohio
  • United States
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Butch Jul 18, 2011. 3 Replies

 

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john replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"I have several issues with how this whole supply issue is being handled. I was told explicitly today, that ALL distributors are being told by Insulet that they are back-ordered. The only way for a customer to get pods guaranteed is to directly order…"
Sep 12, 2013
Scott Wilkins replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Changing Docs is a pain. Sorry it turned out worse for you. Hope you get back to a good norm soon."
Sep 4, 2013
Melanie Boggs replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"I don't know or even know how to find that out but I doubt it because of my insurance the pods are free."
Sep 3, 2013
Melanie Boggs replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Oh I call every time most of the time its the middle of the night"
Sep 3, 2013
Alisonisayoshi replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"I order from a supply company. I never ever even speak to Insulet. Is that an option for you?"
Sep 3, 2013
FHS replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Yup, I start getting nervous when I'm down to the last box of a 90 day supply, and I'll always have at least 5 to 10 pods as back-up to the 3 for my regular 90 day supply. This last shipment with the new pods was definitely nerve wracking.…"
Sep 3, 2013
FHS replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Labor Day Weekend."
Sep 3, 2013
FP1966 replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Did you not call Omnipod to replace the 3 pods?"
Sep 3, 2013
mikep replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Sorry to hear about your troubles Melanie. Hopefully you get your pods very soon. I had 3 failures in a row over the weekend. i believe they were all related to filling the pods with a little over 200 units of insulin. I could never go back to…"
Sep 3, 2013
Steve D replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Thats the way Insulet works! Sorry to hear of all your trials with them. I've been blacklisted and never been happier!"
Sep 3, 2013
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Sep 3, 2013
Melanie Boggs replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Problem was I had to change doctors and the order was faxed while I was at the new office and I was old they would be at my house on Thursday. I still had 5 left but 3 pod failures later I was stuck. I usally don't have a problen either."
Sep 3, 2013
Scott Wilkins replied to Melanie Boggs's discussion 'Supplies' in the group OmniPod Users
"Why did you wait so late to reorder pods? I've always re-ordered weeks in advance. Never had a problem with that. Even recently."
Sep 3, 2013
Melanie Boggs replied to Soaring Freak's discussion 'Trying to describe what a "Low" is to a non-diabetic friend'
"my soon to be husband has no idea when I am low and how I feel. Explaining it to him has no clue. He doesn't get how I am tired after a low. I told him go about 12 hours with out eating or work all day with out food and then you will know how…"
Sep 3, 2013
Melanie Boggs added a discussion to the group OmniPod Users
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Supplies

I called Omni pod last Wednesday they said they were shipping them out to me that day. When I got home from work on Friday still no pods. I call the company after 45 min on hold I get someone in reorder who could not help me or send me pods until Tuesday. Then she transfered me to Product support. On hold yet another 30 min on hold for them to tell me they can't do anything until Tuesday. I had enough pods to get me until Today. If I had no errors. All she said was she was sorry and to call my…See More
Sep 3, 2013
Melanie Boggs replied to Larry D's discussion 'New Pod Frustration' in the group OmniPod Users
"Oh this is the story of my life. I did learn not to put more than 200 units into the pod. Also make sure you are calling everyone of them in and they will send out replacements and send the bad ones back to them."
Sep 3, 2013

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
meeting new friends
Date diagnosed
October 15, 1996
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.3
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
omni pod
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At 4:35am on January 17, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Melanie. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:03am on January 17, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and....HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you ♥
Best Wishes NOW....and on the next 365 days (it's a leap year)!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?

At 7:02pm on January 17, 2011, Linda G said…
Greetings Melanie....
Best Wishes on your Special Day....and on the next 364 days!
How's it all going? Do you have any questions or comments?
At 9:42am on January 17, 2011, Doris D said…
At 7:00pm on August 9, 2009, Linda G said…

Welcome to the family Melanie! Take a peek at some of the groups when you get a chance!
 
 
 

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