[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]   Help@Insulin-Pumpers.org
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]   for subscribe/unsubscribe assistance

[IP] Re: BC.BS??

We have UnitedHealthCare PPO, and pumps are considered DMG, while the
infusion sets are something else (the throw away term???)  Neither is on our
prescription plan, but rather covered under the major medical

amazing how each company and then each plan is so different, just to confuse
us, I think!!


----- Original Message ----- >
> Sarah Moulton - I think you have a real case to appeal through your BCBS
>  process. My Blues/PPO considers my pump like any other treatment and pays
> of
> the cost.  Durable medical equipment is stuff like crutches, walkers,
> beds, etc. In other words DME is "hardware" and the pump is treatment.
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: