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Re: [IP] CGMS insurance, was sensor training

<Sigh>  Been there, done that with UHC.  No luck yet.  Did they cover 
the Dex7 or one of the MM solutions?

Jim Eggeman wrote:
>  I am with United Health care and my sensors and CGMS are/was covered. My Dr.
> Office had ti do nothing other than a letter of medical nesc.
> Jim
> ---- Original Message ----
> From: "Dave Guyer" <email @ redacted>
> Date: 10/30/07 10:01 am
> To: "email @ redacted" <email @ redacted>
> Subj: Re: [IP] CGMS insurance, was sensor training
> What insurance is covering your sensors?  Did they also cover the CGMS 
> unit?  Which one is it?  What did you need to do to get coverage?
> I'd love to get a CGMS, but so far no luck with my insurance companies, 
> UHC and Shasta Administrative Services.  Until the codes become 
> available and more insurance companies cover them, I fear it's going to 
> be an uphill battle.
> CM Ullom wrote:
>> My doctor's office has had no one go on the sensor because frankly no
>  > one can afford it. I couldn't either but insurance is covering it as a
> regular
>> in network benefit.  I'm happy about that.
> .

Dave Guyer, dx T1 1955, Cozmo 1800 since 06/26/07
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