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Kim

I don't know which pump you are on. My insurance coverage was 75% on durable
medical supplies. But, I have a MiniMed 508 and there is a contract between
MiniMed and my insurance and they pay 90%. So you might check and see even
though they say it is going to change. Best of luck.

Karl
----- Original Message -----
From: "kimberly green" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, June 06, 2001 7:00 AM


> I am a single working IDDM and Im on the pump. My current employer is
> changing health insurance coverage on durable medical supplies. They
> currently cover my pump supplies at 90% but they soon will only cover 80%
> of the cost. Is this typical and or have I been spoiled by the 90%
> coverage that I was used to? Im not sure if I should look for another job
> that would provide me with better coverage or pay the extra 10% which
> doesn't sound like much but it sure can add up. Any suggestions or ideas
> would be appreciated. How can people afford to stay HEALTHY ???
> Kim
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