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Re: [IP] Cost of Supplies



Hi Gina:

  You are lucky.  I hate the charges mm has on their supplies.  After
insurance, I pay $250 every three months.  I do buy my batteries from
Walmart for $10 if that helps anyone out there.

Laura
----- Original Message -----
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, May 21, 2002 3:28 PM
Subject: [IP] Cost of Supplies


> I just received a statement from Blue Cross and added up all the charges
that
> Minimed sent in for my last order.  For 3 months of supplies it was a
total
> of $1227.  IV prep $12, $52 batteries, $520 4 boxes of infusion sets, !148
2
> boxes resevoirs, and $495 for test strips.
>
> I'm just wondering how much I would have to pay if I didn't have the
> insurance that we have??  All my supplies are covered 100% with no
deductible
> to be met.
>
> I know I am one of the fortunate diabetics to be able to have the awesome
> coverage that my husband's employer carries, but what do those of you do
who
> are not as fortunate?
>
> Just a thought.
>
> Gina
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