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Re: [IP] Waiting for Dexcom



just make up a log..  and make sure to put lots of daily lows and highs....
thats what we did...
stacey

On Wed, May 24, 2017 at 12:17 PM, Lisa Ann Felton <
email @ redacted> wrote:

> I am doing the same thing with my supply company.  I received a 30 day log
> to fill out with my March order.
> I use the t-slim.
> More hoops to jump through.
> At this point I don't mind. I just want Medicare to cover it. For too many
> years they didn't cover any pumps or supplies. Nothing.
>
> Lisa Ann & Ash
> t1 1970 @age 3
> Pumping since 1989
> t-slim
>
>
>
> On Tue, May 23, 2017 at 1:54 PM, Janice Barton <
> email @ redacted> wrote:
>
> >  I am on Medicare, and get my pump supplies direct from Medtronic. Since
> > starting Medicare 2 years ago, my endo has been sending in my doctor
> visit
> > form
> > and 3 month log AS REQUIRED by Medicare. No problems until April this
> > year. I
> > called Medtronic/Medicare to order supplies, and they told me of a new
> > requirement that now I ALSO must fax them a 30-day log of bgs before they
> > can
> > send my order! This is ridiculous! Apparently, they don't trust our
> > endo/doctors
> > when they send in our 3-month records!
> >  Mind you, I no longer have a fax machine, so I had to go to my church to
> > copy
> > my logbook and fax them the copies from there! I am 67 - I dont know how
> > they
> > expect an 80-year old to do this!
> > Thanks for letting me vent!
> >
> >  On May 23, 2017, at 8:00 AM, Irv Perlman
> > <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have had many conversations with Dexcom over the past few months. My
> last
> > conversation was this past Friday.  I thought I had all my ducks in a row
> > and was calling to confirm my order status and find out when I could
> expect
> > shipment.  I was surprised to be told that the 30 day record BG readings
> > was insufficient and that a 60 record was required.  I discussed this and
> > repeated often that the email I was sent with a form attached instructed
> me
> > to submit a 30 day BG record.  The discussion ended with me being told
> that
> > the 60 day BG record was required.  I was told that because of the
> > confusion that I would receive expedited 2 day shipping once all the
> > requirements were met. Today, not having yet submitted the additional 30
> > days, I received notification that my order was shipped and would arrive
> > tomorrow.  I am wondering what was shipped and am both frustrated and
> > amused by the process.  I do realize that I am participating in the
> Liberty
> > learning curve.
> >
> > --
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