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Re: [IP] Who is considering going back on shots?



I wonder if Type 2 would qualify if your C-Peptide came out within the 
limits that qualify Type 1 for Medicare paid pumps and supplies? 
Additionally you would need a blood glucose drawn at the same time.
Phyllis
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jeff Gamble" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, July 17, 2011 8:25 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Who is considering going back on shots?


> Sorry, forgot to say I'm type 2.
>
> Jeff Gamble
> Big Bay Lighthouse B&  B
> 3 Lighthouse Rd
> Big Bay,MI 49808
> www.bigbaylighthouse.com
>
>
> On 7/17/2011 3:10 PM, Richard Price wrote:
>>   Unless Medicare has changed it's policy they do pay for pumps and 
>> supplies.
>> They do require a letter of medical necessity from your doc in order to
> > qualify as well as a test to prove that you are no longer producing 
> > adequate
>> insulin.
>> Dick
>> On Jul 17, 2011, at 11:36 AM, Jeff Gamble wrote:
>>
>>> I'm going on Medicare, and as an insulin  dependent diabetic, Medicare
>>> will not pay for a pump or supplies.
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