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[IP] Pump health insurance coverage in Germany

> My husband is also looking at a job in Tubingen, Germany. Any 
>> information on  whether there is any nation-wide coverage for insulin 
>> pump medical supplies there (in Germany) would be appreciated.
>Pumping is considered quite normal in Germany. I've recently moved here
>from Britain (where pumping is considered quite abnormal). I walked 
>my local diabetes clinic in Freiburg, and the endo I saw had 40 other
>pumpers in his charge. Disetronic has 80% of the market here, but
>Minimed also have a nationwide support network.
>mailto:email @ redacted
>Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/

Thanks a lot for that information - it all sounds very promising! What I 
am still wondering is whether all the costs are covered by some national 
health insurance. I will find out this week whether we are likely to be 
moving there.


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