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Dexcom Expands G6 Access to Indigenous People in Canada
January 23, 2023
A health benefits program for uninsured individuals expanded eligibility for coverage of the Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor (CGM) to all people with type 1...
Choosing Health Insurance When You Have Diabetes
December 19, 2022
Health insurance options can be overwhelming, especially when you have a condition like diabetes. Here’s how to compare options and make sure you have the coverage you...
The Stigma Around Switching to Medicaid
December 12, 2022
Switching from private to public health insurance can be complicated – from the application process, to knowing your income eligibility, to dealing with negative stigma...
Insulin: No More Rationing
October 24, 2022
Nobody with diabetes should have to put their health and safety at risk because they can’t afford insulin. US National Health Survey data shows that many people have to...
New Rule Improves Transparency for Healthcare Costs
August 22, 2022
Under a new federal rule from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), those insured by employer health plans will now have access to significantly more...
Nonprofit Civica Plans to Deliver Low-Cost Insulin
March 4, 2022
Civica, a nonprofit pharmaceutical company, announced plans to make generic insulin available for $30 per vial or $55 for five prefilled pens, regardless of insurance...
$35 Insulin Price Cap Endorsed by President Biden in State of the Union Address
March 3, 2022
US pharmaceutical companies and insulin manufacturers react to proposed legislation that would cap insulin costs and prevent significant rises in the costs of...
Monumental Prescription Drug Pricing Plan Could Improve Access for Millions on Medicare
November 4, 2021
A compromise reached among Congress and the Biden-Harris Administration would add a drug pricing plan to the Build Back Better Act that includes an insulin copay cap, a...
How to Catch Billing Mistakes Using Your Explanation of Benefits
September 20, 2021
After a visit to your doctor, you probably received a document from your insurer called an explanation of benefits (EOB). You can often identify this document because...
Understanding Common Health Insurance Terms
August 23, 2021
Navigating health insurance can be tricky. We’ve compiled a list of the most common terms you might come across to minimize any confusion in the terminology.
People on Medicare Can Now Access Afrezza and CGM Devices
July 12, 2021
Medicare has updated its policy to now accept the inhaled insulin Afrezza, as well as injected insulin options to count towards the multiple daily administrations of...
How to Advocate for Yourself: Making Employer-Sponsored Health Plans Work for Your Diabetes Care
April 26, 2021
The therapies, devices, and care that people with diabetes need can be expensive without adequate insurance coverage. For those with employer-sponsored health insurance...
COVID-19 Access Programs – Here to Stay or Gone Tomorrow
April 5, 2021
Have you or someone you know had trouble affording diabetes care during COVID-19? During the pandemic, healthcare companies have created programs to help people get...
How to Get Health Insurance if You’re Unemployed
March 22, 2021
There are several coverage options for those who are unemployed, with special options in place during the COVID-19 national emergency.
Top-Tier Health Plans and Wellness Programs for People with Diabetes – An Employer's Handbook
December 30, 2020
Millions of people either with diabetes or at risk of developing diabetes are covered by an employer-based healthcare plan. Employers should think about choosing the...
La diabetes en el trabajo: tus derechos y beneficios
July 27, 2017
Explicamos el seguro médico ofrecido mediante un empleador, los beneficios médicos de los empleados y los derechos laborales de las personas con diabetes.
Evitar la brecha de cobertura: cómo mantener la atención médica de la diabetes al cambiar de seguro médico
December 20, 2017
Cómo lidiar con los cambios en el seguro médico teniendo diabetes sin perder el acceso a la atención, ya sea que cambies de trabajo, cumplas 26 años o te mudes a otro...
Cómo pasarte a Medicare si tienes diabetes
October 2, 2017
Desde la inscripción en los cuatro tipos de planes hasta lo que cubren, todo lo que necesitas saber si tienes diabetes y te pasas a Medicare
Cuando se rechaza el seguro: explicación de las apelaciones
May 31, 2017
Puede ser muy angustiante si una compañía de seguros decide denegar la cobertura de un tratamiento. Por suerte, existen opciones para solicitarle a la compañía de...
Los costos ocultos de las tarjetas de descuento: el ajuste del acumulador de copagos
March 22, 2019
Analizamos las políticas de cupones que pueden influir en cuánto pagas por tus recetas. Actualizado para 2020