Gary Scheiner MS, CDE
Gary Scheiner is owner and Clinical Director of Integrated Diabetes Services (www.integrateddiabetes.com), a practice located just outside of Philadelphia specializing in intensive insulin therapy and advanced education for children and adults. He and his staff provide consultations throughout the world via phone and the internet. Gary is a Masters-level exercise physiologist. He has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for 18 years, and was recently named the 2014 Diabetes Educator of the Year. He has had type 1 diabetes for more than 28 years and has written dozens of articles for diabetes trade publications and six books, including the popular "Think Like A Pancreas-A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes With Insulin". Gary lectures nationally and internationally for people with diabetes as well as professionals in the healthcare industry. In addition to serving on the faculty of Children With Diabetes and the Board of Directors for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Gary volunteers for the American Diabetes Association, Insulindependence, and Setebaid Diabetes Camps.
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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...