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Re: [IP] Whats happening!

 Lets not have a flame war about Obama's health care. Remember that those
wonderful private insurers could deny us for "pre-existing conditions" (read:
diabetes) and Obama stops that...

Harris Leitstein

On Sep 30, 2011, at 12:36 AM, "Richard Price" <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Nobody is going to force you to get a CGM except perhaps the unknowns of
> Obomacare where they couldeven ban pumps if they so desire.
> Richard  
> On Sep 29, 2011, at 9:11 PM, Denise wrote:
>> On 9/29/2011 4:11 PM, Richard Price wrote:
>>>> More and more Insurers and Health Care providers seem to be  associating
>>> the Pump with the CGM together as a unit. That's good news because the more
>>> this occurs, the sooner Medicare will give approval.
>>>> Richard
>> Well, that can be both good and bad. Good if Medicare will yield and pay for
 > the CGMS along with the pump. Bad if your doctor's nurse gets confused and
 > a fax to a third party supplier saying that you don't want a CGMS if you're
> using a pump!
>> Denise B.
>> .
> .
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