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Re: [IP] RE: Insurance Coverage for pump( a question)

At 05:35 PM 9/29/02, "Laura Shapiro" <email @ redacted> wrote:
>Those of you who get things covered 100 percent--do you have a policy through
>your employer or what?  We are self employed (they let me and hubby call
>ourselves two individual employees of a very small group).  I am shelling out
>almost $500 per month for an HMO!  Granted I get 300 strips per month, and
>most prescriptions are $20 or $10, but pumps are only 80 percent covered,
>doctors choices limited and pump supplies are only 80 percent paid.

My insurance covers all my diabetes supplies 100%.  I have a $10 co-pay for 
doctor's visits (in the PPO Network) and $5/$10 prescription co-pay.  This 
is through my husband's employer.  He works for a small shop that has about 
14 employees.

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