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Re: [IP] Thanks, Doing Better -- Leased Pumps

In a message dated 5/25/99 1:58:10 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> To tell you the truth, I haven't given my "leased pump" back yet.  I did
>  just get my new pump (with $1100 copay!!) but I refuse to return my 
>  pump to the evil Home-Med until my insurance company (MCare at the
>  University of Michigan) makes a decision on who owns the pump.  They can
>  bill me all they want and they can threaten me, but they would have had to
>  step over my dead body to take my pump away without a replacement, and I
>  want to make sure this doesn't happen to anyone else at Michigan.  
As a former UM er, I suggest you contact an editor at the Daily.  They might 
be able to help you by publicizing the problem. Are you a TA?  Write off list 
if you like.

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