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Re: [IP] Verio Test Strip Script, What would you do?



I don't know

On Thu, Aug 27, 2020 at 1:13 PM PHYLLIS ABRAM
<email @ redacted> wrote:
>
 > o;?Was it him who responded that he lives in Port Saint Lucie, Fl? Ib m in
Ft.
> Myers, Fl. Thatb s still a 2 hour drive.
>
> Sent from my iPhone
> Phyllis
>
>  > On Aug 26, 2020, at 2:24 PM, Liliana Wells
> <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > o;?It's not as if he is dealing with the insurance people himself.  He
> > has personnel who deal with issues like that.
> > Change doctors.
> >
> >> On Wed, Aug 26, 2020 at 8:07 AM Marshall Katzman
> >> <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >> What would you do?
> >> This past January I switched to a MiniMed 670G. Prior to switching to
> >> this pump I had an Rx for OneTouch Verio strips (7/day) covered by my
> >> AETNA medicare insurance. Since January I also switched pharmacies and
> >> my test strip Rx is now for 2.5 strips per day, which does not work with
> >> this pump. For example, this morning I had a bg of 44 and my pump needed
> >> to be calibrated 3 times in a time span of approximately 45 minutes
> >> until my bg was up to 76. As a result, in order to stay within the
> >> allotted 2.5 strips I have been inputting bg values based on what my
> >> sensor is reading and not based on a finger test. For this reason I
> >> would like to get my OneTouch Verio strips back to (7/day). My insurance
> >> will cover this but my doctor tells me he does not have time to deal
> >> with the insurance company because it is what he calls  b Insurance
> >> Harassmentb .
> >> What would you do?
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