cat3440
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  • Dallas, TX
  • United States
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lotsofshots left a comment for cat3440
Sep 4, 2013
Linda G left a comment for cat3440
"Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES CAT!! ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------"
Sep 4, 2013
rick phillips left a comment for cat3440
"Cat Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends."
Sep 4, 2013
brokenpole left a comment for cat3440
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Sep 4, 2013
cat3440 replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"I too have had a good experience with Diabetes Specialty Center. Very helpful customer service reps that are familiar with the needs of type 1 diabetics."
Mar 14, 2013
cat3440 replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"I get all of my supplies from Edgepark and not Dexcom. That is just where UHC has always told me to go. I do wear the OmniPod and that comes from Medco. Even though you don't get supplies directly from Dexcom, I would contact them to figure out…"
Mar 14, 2013
Korrie replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"When the company my husband worked for used united and my pump and CGMS supplies were all covered under the medical portion of the plan, I was able to order supplies from either the pump/CGMS company itself or go to a independent supply comapny…"
Mar 12, 2013
Theo replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"Thanks for the info. My insurance was just changed to UHC and I haven't had a chance to get supplies from them yet. Copays for prescriptions go as high as 35% or $200 for 3 months supply for brand names that are not on the preferred drug list.…"
Mar 12, 2013
cwepfer liked cat3440's discussion United Healthcare Coverage of the G4
Mar 8, 2013
Korrie replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"Heads up tho - remember not all DME providers can bill Pharmacy - i.e. prescription, you may need to change where you order your sensors. Also I cannot order more than one box at a time, a "month's" supply under prescription drug.…"
Mar 6, 2013
type3mom replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"Same here - ours is DME"
Mar 5, 2013
Becki replied to cat3440's discussion 'United Healthcare Coverage of the G4' in the group Dexcom Users
"Be sure and check with your plan I have UHC as well and mine fell under DME, the same manner as a Pump would. But that's wonderful that at least some of the plans are changing! If only I had been so lucky :)"
Mar 5, 2013
cat3440 added a discussion to the group Dexcom Users
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United Healthcare Coverage of the G4

For those of you on United Healthcare, I just found out that they are now covering the G4 CGM under my prescription plan. I have the UHC POS plan through my employer. As of last year, CGMs were covered under durable medical equipment with a significant out of pocket cost. Now I pay nothing!!! Not even a copay even for the new transmitter and receiver. I just wanted to share since I was not contacted by UHC about this change. I just happened to have Dexcom contact my insurance who made the…See More
Mar 5, 2013
Linda G left a comment for cat3440
"Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you cat.... Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year! Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why…"
Sep 4, 2012
brokenpole left a comment for cat3440
"Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day."
Sep 4, 2012
cat3440 added a discussion to the group Oh! BABY!!!
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Need an OB in Cincinnati!

Hello ladies. I'm 7 weeks pregnant and moving from Dallas to Cincinnati in June. I desperately need an OB rec. Does anyone know of a good doc in the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area? I want to schedule an appointment asap.I was referred to the Christ Hospital for an endocrinologist. I have an appointment with Dr. Katherine Miller. Does anyone know about them? Do you have any other endo recs?See More
Apr 5, 2012

Profile Information

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?
Support for the endless questions associated with Type 1
Date diagnosed
August 1, 1989
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
7.2, 1/6/12
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump, CGM
What pump model do you use, if any?
Omnipod

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At 3:53am on September 4, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES CAT!!
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At 1:38am on September 4, 2013, rick phillips said…

Cat Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

At 12:58am on September 4, 2013, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.

At 5:54am on September 4, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,cat3440. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:58am on September 4, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you cat....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 1:54am on September 4, 2012, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 9:07am on January 28, 2012, catlover said…

Hi cat- Welcome to TuD. We hope you like it here. From 1 cat to another.

At 7:08am on January 27, 2012, cat3440 said…

Thanks everyone for the kind words! I look forward to all of the connections and resources that this forum will bring. Can't wait to dive in and discover all of the exciting things that TuDiabetes has to offer. After 21 years, I guess it's time to start using technology to share with others that can relate to type 1.

At 7:02am on January 27, 2012, Marie B said…

hi cat, welcome! hope you join us for the chat this afternoon. just sign on to tudiabetes around 3PM CST

At 5:53am on January 27, 2012, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

 
 
 

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