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Re: [IP] insurance question

At 10:39 AM -0500 10/12/03, Faith wrote:
>I asked my husband to talk to the person at work that is in charge of
>how the insurance is laid out for the company every year.  I want him to
>request that the DME be increased to $5000/year or even to
>unlimited so that it will give us less out of pocket to pay for my next
>pump.              I'm not sure how
>to word all this. Right now, my husband's company's insurance covers
>$2500/year for DME and $2500/year for non-DME (there is a name for that
>Faith, pumping with the dtron plus 4-5-03

If you go with a Disetronic, two-pump deal again, I wonder if 
Disetronic would split the billing between December and January? 
They do have some special agreement with Medicare so that those 
patients only receive one of the two pumps.  Perhaps they could do 
this with their new pump!

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