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The dangers of competitive bidding for diabetes care and what you can do. Plus, win a year’s worth of any brand of test strips!
We ask ACA expert Dr. Jack Lord all the hard questions on healthcare coverage and reimbursement.
Making sense of Medicare, CGMs, and why it matters to everyone living with diabetes.
How fast are insulin prices actually rising? Why might this be happening, and what is the impact on patients with varying levels of health care coverage?
What efforts are currently being done to support CGM access?
Enrollment period now open until January 31 – our guide to navigating the complex world of health insurance.
How sports can be a platform to tackle diabetes awareness and stigma.
What to do if you have United insurance.
Understanding the UnitedHealthcare/Medtronic partnership in the context of the Affordable Care Act.
TCOYD’s CGM Medicare Appeals Assistance Program may be able to help!
A run-down on insurance and other payment assistance programs for medical services and prescription medicines
What to look for when comparing plans in the insurance marketplace
CGMs with an insulin-dosing claim, like Dexcom’s G5, finally have a path to Medicare reimbursement; possible coverage in 2018 or earlier
Lilly announces new program, in partnership with Express Scripts, to provide insulin directly to people with diabetes and high out of pocket drug expenses
Cash-pay strips with good accuracy and co-pay programs to save money
People with type 1 or type 2 diabetes on intensive insulin therapy can qualify. A major win for the diabetes community following years of patient advocacy!
Breaking down employer-based health insurance, employee health benefits, and employee rights for people with diabetes
How to get cheaper drugs, find discount programs, get free care in clinical trials, and more
How one court ruling may reverse Medicare’s policy denying coverage of most CGMs
Acclaimed author James S. Hirsch on his encounter with a broken healthcare system while trying to obtain FreeStyle Libre for his teenage son