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Re: [IP] Test Strips

Not always.

Antonio in LA,Age 40, Type 1 since 1993
MiniMed Paradigm 515, OneTouch Ultra, MiniMed Carelink and PAL software

Jan H. wrote:
>> So I told the girl, I will just outright pay for them because 20% of
>> $59 was cheaper for me than 20% of $100. Well she agreed. But then 
>> the medical
>> supply outlet told me that I wouldn't have to pay a co-pay anymore. 
>> They were
>> going to waive my co-pay. I guess they figured they could make more on
>> collecting from the insurance than collecting from me. I don't know 
>> if they can
>> do this today, but it was really strange. > .
> Probably they cannot. I used to go to a chiropractor who accepted 
> *only* the insurance portion, meaning no copay for patients. They were 
> shut down. Can't do that. They *must* get a copay from patients, if 
> there is one. :-(
> Jan T-1 11/50 http://tinyurl.com/hqsk2  - http://tinyurl.com/z4j5f - 
> http://tinyurl.com/er5c3 including evolution of pumps
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