An update on the fight for the insulin pump

I just got off the phone with Bobby, my representive from Animas. Even though they have not received my paperwork, it looks like I will be getting the pump. Income has to be under 30,000 a year. Well my income is at 9744. So hopefully soon I will be a pumper. YEA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Comment by Chris Bishop on October 31, 2007 at 10:39am
Congrats Cody. Looking forward to getting on mine in the near future as well. So why did you choose Animas (or did you have a choice?)
Comment by mollyjade on October 31, 2007 at 1:21pm
Do they help with the cost for low income people? Cost is one of the big things that keeps me from considering pumping.
Comment by Cody Turner on October 31, 2007 at 3:52pm
I chose Animas as I like the options they had on the pump and they have a financial assistance program for those that got turned down my insurance or do not have insurance. I am getting a refurbished ir 1250 for $3200 and they said I will also probably be getting a 30% discount on the supplies for it. They also will do payment arrangments for you to pay for the pump.

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