Re: [IP] Edgepark vs Diabetes Specialty Center?
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- Subject: Re: [IP] Edgepark vs Diabetes Specialty Center?
- From: d-d <email @ redacted>
- Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2013 10:23:38 -0500
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I ordered my first Dexcom in July 2010 and had to go through Edgepark I
had to pay for the started kit out of my own pocket, as my insurance had
just changed in June of that year. A month later, I ordered 3 boxes of
sensors. Insurance dropped part of the claim from their system, so when
Edgepark did not get paid, they started billing me. I was very put out
at both Edgepark and Medica! Edgepark promised to fix the billing, and
then the next month, the same bill would appear. I got tired of it and
contacted the Better Business Bureau. It did get straightened out, but
it took awhile.
In 2011, they tried to collect an upfront payment for my first order of
sensors, saying that I had paid nothing toward my deductible at that
point. I knew that I had, so called Medica and that C/S person called
Edgepark and forced them to reduce my upfront payment. But...a claim
from my endo got to Medica and got processed before the Edgepark sensor
one, so the upfront payment was still wrong. They refunded it to me in
I'm sure that Diabetes Specialty Center can do a much better job!
On 3/26/2013 9:25 AM, george lovelace wrote:
> I haven't done business with Diabetes Specialty Center but I hope that I
> NEVER have to do business with Edgepark. I found their billing to be
> totally disreputable. They were assigned as my supplier for my Dex in 2009
> and of course they weren't able to get anything from insurance to pay for
> it, I was over the limit for DME. But they sent me a bill 3 months later
> that was about $300 more than what it would have cost to buy it direct from
> Dex which is understandable but months later sent a 'corrected' bill that
> was $600 higher than the first. I will never do business with them.
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