[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]   Help@Insulin-Pumpers.org
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]   for subscribe/unsubscribe assistance

Re: [IPk] Consultant appointment

 Good luck from a pumper who lives in Wales and funded by an lhb hope you do get
funding I m not happy about this post code problem but know Lesley and John will
do everything in their power to support you arlene
Sent from my BlackBerry. wireless device

-----Original Message-----
From: "Phil Colclough" <email @ redacted>

Date: Fri, 23 May 2008 17:57:34 
To:<email @ redacted>
Subject: Re: [IPk] Consultant appointment

Hi All,

Thanks for all the replies and to Melisa for a comprehensive list of things 
to take, be prepared for.

I have seen the consultant today and he has agreed that I can go on the pump 
and he will put me forward for funding from the LHB.

I was a bit concerned that because I'm not under the Cheshire Western PCT 
who according to him, take 15 new pumpers a year but come under Flintshire 
Local Health Board who will only take 2 new ones for the year! I'm sure this 
is wrong after contacting John Davis a while back when I first started 
enquiring about a pump and the funding confusion but it is still being said 
like that. He also said that because the NICE aren't written in law then I 
may have to wait until next year!

I can only assume the 'fight' starts from here!


Phil Colclough
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe/change list versions,
contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org