Re: [IP] trying to find a supplier
Thanks for the info about the insulin. CCS has another name, something like
DECC and it is on the list. Sarah
On Dec 31, 2013, at 12:10 PM, Julia R wrote:
> I didn't think CCS was on the Medicare DMEPOS list. I thought the whole
> country had to switch to these limited number of suppliers if they get strips
> through Medicare by mail order. My confusion never ceases!
> Sarah, CVS got Medicare approval before they would give me the insulin.
> They had to bill Medicare so they could let me know what my 20% co-pay was.
> It took about 2 weeks because I am new to Medicare and I think Medicare
> verifies your pump S/N with Medtronic before they will approve the first
> CVS even had to tell them my height and weight! Don't ask me why!
> I use CCS and love them, there always there for any questions that I may
> They took care of everything contacting insurance my doctor. I would
> suggest them to anyone
> Angel K Mason MH
>> On Dec 31, 2013, at 9:31 AM, sarah jones <email @ redacted> wrote:
>> I use CCS medical (ccsmed.com). They supply all my pump supplies and
>> control solution, lancets. I have Medicare and Anthem blue cross and and
>> handle all the billing so I pay nothing. All they require is a testlog
>> months showing that I'm testing as frequently as I say.
>> OTOH they don't sell insulin and I am trying to get my local Rite aid
>> with the Medicare paperwork. For my Novolog they require me to pay the
>> insurance 20% up front. Bought insulin in November and am still waiting
>> to bill Medicare for it.
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