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Re: [IP] Question about Federal Employee Blue Cross Blue

Date: Wed, 28 Oct 2009 21:00:13 -0400
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Hi Barry,
I have mine checked every 6 months. No problem getting supplies every 
90 days.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Barry" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 8:52 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Question about Federal Employee Blue Cross Blue 

> Do you not have your A1C checked every 3 months?
> Barry Polner. (Atlanta)
> pin:207ae9e8
> ------Original Message------
> From: Jamie Chansler
> Sender: email @ redacted
> To: email @ redacted
> ReplyTo: email @ redacted
> Subject: [IP] Question about Federal Employee Blue Cross Blue Shield
> Sent: Oct 28, 2009 7:04 PM
> I have a quick question and thought maybe someone might know something. We
> have Federal Employee (FEP) BCBS and I got a call from CCS Medical today
> wanting info. to be able to send my supplies. They said they have to send 
> my
> supplies every 3 months, instead of monthly now. That is testing supplies,
> pump supplies and insulin have always been set up for every 3 months. 
> Anyway
> they said they are going to have to start billing like they do their 
> medicare
> patients. Would that be right? She asked when my last dr. appointment was 
> and
> I told her the end of July, and have another early Feb. I know that's more
> than 6 months, but that is the appointment they gave me at my last visit.
> Anyway, she goes on to say that I may have to go sooner because I am 
> required
> to go more than that. I've always have gone every 6 months for as long as 
> I
> can remember, unless I wasn't doing very good. Any thoughts on this, and 
> has
> anyone else experienced this? I am pretty upset right
> now with all the so called changes taking place. Though I wonder if they 
> even
> had me as their right person, because they had my Dr. name wrong. 
> Strange!!
> Thanks for any help.
> Jamie
> Type 1 Paradigm 522 with CGMS
> 1983
> "In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a 
> shame,
> two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress."-John Adams 
> (1735-1826)
> .
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