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RE: RE: [IP] medical office lack of knowledge



Hi Wilma,

 > [...] my insurance company [...] tells
 > me that the procedure code for a medically
 > necessary insulin pump is the same,
 > whether you are insulin dependent or not
 > and whether you are insulin using or not :O)

That _is_ funny!

 However, the CPT code is really the same -- the real difference is that a
doctor prescribing a pump where it is useless is faking the medical necessity.

Cheers,
Felix.
.
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