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Re: [IP] New pumps



I wanted blue pump, and went thru a company  out of Hudson, ohio, they sent
it and then lied , just get my business, said I had to order supplies thru
them. did for awhile, and called Medtronic, went off of them real fast.
they argued and lied ,  very insulting


On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 5:00 PM, PHYLLIS ABRAM <email @ redacted> wrote:

>  Definitely not a Medicare rule. I checked with Medicare. Medicare will pay
> rental payments to any company with an approved pump and is approved to
> sell by
> Medicare. I buy all my pump supplies directly from Medtronic. CCS is a
> competitive bidder and bid lower than Medtronic could for test strips. CCS
> gets
> the pumps from Medtronic and rents them to us through Medicare. I think
> this
> change by Medtronic is all about saving labor and making profit. JMO.
>
> Sent from my iPhone
> Phyllis
>
> > On Dec 5, 2013, at 6:48 PM, Stacey Martin <email @ redacted>
> wrote:
> >
> > I don't thin it's up to them, I think it's a Medicare rule.
> >
> > Stacey M
> >
> > Sent from my iPad
> >
> >> On Dec 5, 2013, at 18:42, PHYLLIS ABRAM <email @ redacted> wrote:
> >>
> >> Do any of the pump manufacturers sell a pump directly to those of us
> with
> >> Medicare A and B as our primary, rather than having us deal with a
> different
> >> company? Medtronic MiniMed absolutely refuses to do that.
> >> I like Medtronic pumps, but, not their sales policy.
> >>
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >> Phyllis
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