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[IP] Re: Kaiser covering CGM?



I, too, started the Dexcom about 2 weeks ago and my sales rep (near 
Portland, OR) told me that the deal is "in the works" with Kaiser.  However, 
she told me not to hold my breath because it could take up to a couple of 
years.

Kimberly


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>
> Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 06:27:17 -0700
> From: Valerie Adams <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] Re: Kaiser covering GCM?
>
> After I bought my CGM, a financial person called from Dexcom to get info 
> to
> try for reimbursement from Kaiser. I explained that I didn't expect them 
> to
> pay and was ok with that.
>
> When I met with my rep on April 8th, she told me that "We're doing the
> paperwork with Kaiser right now for them to cover the system. Should be in
> place in a few weeks."
>
> I asked if that meant Kaiser was going to cover the different systems or
> just Dex, but she only knew what her business was doing.
>
> I'll let you know if I get any kind of reimbursement although I don't 
> expect
> to. I like Kaiser a lot but you really have to be a bit aggressive. I have
> 100% DME so my pump and supplies are free. Can't complain about that.
>
> Valerie
> http://www.valerieadamsglass.com
.
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