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[IP] Re: insulin-pumpers-digest V13 #889



>Kristina, I'd push Kaiser hard with that one!
I'm in Northern California, and Kaiser has been covering my CGMS for well
over a year now.

Valerie



>
>One thing you can do to make CGM more affordable is to see if your
>secondary
>health plan DOES cover CGM under either other plans, or elsewhere. I have
>Kaiser in the Pacific NW and they don't cover CGM (don't get me started)B
>Anyway, Kaiser does cover CGM in California. So with proof of coverage
>from
>Kaiser, I pay what Kaiser would payB  in the NW if they did (cometo their
>sense and) pay. I save about 50%, and that makes my Dexcom more
>affordable as
>an out of pocket expense.B  Hopefully you've been following the bills
>before
>Cognress regarding Medicare coverage of CGM
.
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