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RE: [IP] Medicare and obtaining a new pump



Sue and Kathy,

 Agree - My pump died at 4.5 yrs. Between Medicare and bc/bs HMO-POS, they
covered the whole cost. I was 65 + at the time.
Dick

---- Sue Leferson <email @ redacted> wrote: 
> Hi Kathy,
> 
> With Medicare, your warranty is for 5 years, not 4.  I didn't have Medicare
> when I originally got my first pump, so I thought my warranty was for 4
> years and I'd be a year without, but it turns out that as soon as you go on
> Medicare your warranty extends for another year.  So if that's your
> situation, you are still under warranty and when the 5 years are up Medicare
> will get you a new pump.
> 
> Sue
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