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Re: [IP] I'm frustrated already!



Paul,

Just curious.  How many weeks worth of BS's did you send Cigna?  I'm going
to send Disetronic a month's worth and hope that's enough.

Thanks,
Donna Triolo-Clarke
-----Original Message-----
From: Whitaker, Paul <email @ redacted>
To: 'email @ redacted' <email @ redacted>
Date: Thursday, July 08, 1999 11:13 PM
Subject: RE: [IP] I'm frustrated already!


>Donna,
>
>You may not be aware of this, but although you are insured with Cigna, they
>do not make the approval for a pump - they sub it out to a third party, who
>has a greater knowledge of diabetes issues. So, I would imagine that they
>are quite accustomed to seeing 'illegible' bg records. So, you may consider
>sending them just as they are. After all they are YOUR records and you and
>your Endo understand them and the aim of using a pump is to improve bg's,
so
>having bad numbers during the nighttime is probably of no consequence.
>
>Best wishes
>
>Paul
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: D & D Clarke [mailto:email @ redacted]
> Sent: Thursday, July 08, 1999 20:46
> To: insulin pumpers
> Subject: Re: [IP] I'm frustrated already!
>
> Hi all!
>
> ................  I am now frantically trying to get my BS's
>legible enough to
> send tomorrow.  I asked that they not be sent in unless
>Cigna asks for them
> because I have a sick feeling they'll do more harm than
>good.  They look
> really good except for night time and
>morning..................
>
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