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Re: [IP] question about pump

>Our insurance company paid for my son's pump (YEA) but my question, how long 
>does the pump last and should they come out with a new model will the 
>insurance pay again or will say minimed trade pumps out? Does this make 
>sense? Thanks


The warranty is four years, but the pumps usually keep working long past
that time.  It is doubtful that your ins. co. would approve an upgrade
before the warranty period expires, unless you can demonstrate that the new
model has features that would vastly improve your son's control.  

Mary Jean

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