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Re: [IP] RE: cost of insulin ?



Hi John & Mary Ann
 This is very interesting indeed. Now did you have any secondary Ins? Crazy how
the system works...



-----Original Message-----
>From: John and Mary Ann Vinton <email @ redacted>
>Sent: Apr 14, 2011 4:49 PM
>To: email @ redacted
>Subject: [IP] RE: cost of insulin
>
>At the risk of repeating myself:
>[?]
>I had a great deal of trouble with getting insulin billed as Part B
>Medicare. I finally called every pharmacy up the coast of Maine, asked to
>speak to the chief pharmacist, and said, "Do you know how to bill insulin
>for an insulin pump under Medicare????" When I found one who answered
>appropriately, I took my insulin prescription there. THE PRESCRIPTION HAS TO
>SAY "FOR INSULIN PUMP". I gave them my Medicare but DID NOT ADMIT I HAD PART
>D. I pick up my insulin every 3 months and it gets billed to Part B.
>
>I get all my other meds at another pharmacy that had my Part D info and
>bills Part D.
>
>Jack-ass system.
>
>Mary Ann
>
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