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Re: [IP] Cigna upheld the denial



I think the key is to have an Endo write the script for the pump
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kathleen Weaver" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Friday, October 17, 2003 6:46 PM
Subject: [IP] Cigna upheld the denial


> Just got a letter from Cigna and they have upheld the denial of my pump
for
> the following reasons:
>
> Based on information submitted the medical necessity for an Insulin Pump
was
> not established.
>
> Clinical information provided does not establish the medical necessity for
> the requested insulin pump.  Clinical records provided do not document
> conservative changes in insulin doses to modify control.  No referral to
> endocrinologist to assist with managment.  Non-certified Insulin pump.
>
> Fun, isn't it?
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