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Re: [IP] Disetronic - Not Two pumps anymore

Finally somebody is thinking, not like the government who gets stiffed
for a multipurpose screwdriver (it screws AND unscrews screws)  Michelle

On Fri, 19 Dec 1997 04:20:50 -0500 email @ redacted writes:
>Hey, Awhile back I posted that I got approval for the Disetronic
>pump and was perplexed why I only got one in the mail.  I found
>out that they only cover one pump.  What they do is buy two pumps
>and bundle them both with supplies and distribute them One to
>each patient.  Pretty sneaky eh?  They save $2,250 on every two
>patients since to keep buying sets of two would cost them $4,500
>per patient.  To buy just one would cost them $3,000.  I'd have to
>say from a business standpoint, that's pretty smart.  They assured me
>if I need another pump they can get me one within 24 hours.
>Just thought I would pass this along..