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Re: [IP] Re:



I think that is the standard brain-damaged Medicare policy.
They need to make sure the good old boys network continues to work and 
the doctors get their take.

On 2/12/2012 4:56 PM, Karen Michels wrote:
> I am extremely upset that in order to continue to receive pump
> supplies a person must see a Dr. every 3 months.  Just what does
> Medicare or whoever think that in those few months a person is no
> longer diabetic.  Every time you have to go to the Dr. for reordering
> suplies costs the patient a great deal of money, not in the least a
> waste of time for the Dr. to see a patient who does NOT need to see
> the Dr.  Taking control of your diabetes is keeping track of any
> diabetes problems&  more apt to be of help than seeing a Dr. every 3
> months.   It is ridiculous to go see a Dr. just because you are well.
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