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Re: [IP] insurance in california

> I just got some awful news.  I'm moving to california in a few
> months and found out that the insurance I'm going to be on there,
> Blue Cross Blue Shield of California, covers no "prescription and
> non-prescription diabetic supplies."  HOW CAN THAT BE???  It's so
> upsetting!  My bcbs of alabama covered all but $380 for my pump and
> a year's worth of supplies!  It also covers 300 test strips a month
> with a $35 co-pay.

Calif law states that diabetes supplies must be covered. If BS offers 
any prescription coverage at all then diabetes supplies must be 
covered. The only loophole is if there is no prescription coverage in 
your plan.

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