Six Tips for Diabetes Savings
Six Tips for the Smart Diabetes Shopper
Diabetes can be an expensive disease to manage, especially if you have inadequate health insurance coverage. Want to become a smart diabetes shopper? Here are six tips to make your healthcare dollars stretch a little further!
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Reviewed by Susan Weiner, RD, MS, CDE, CDN. 05/12.
As I mentioned in an earlier post, one of the benefits that made it cost-effective for me to go with the real healthcare (HSA) plan rather than the phony (HRA) plan is that my company is now covering "preventative" medicines at $0 copay. The formulary for these, as stated by CVS/Caremark (my pharmacy benefits provider), covers all test strips, lancets, and control solutions. I dutifully get my doctor to write up prescriptions for all of my testing needs, submit...