Today CMS released a new set of proporsed rules dealing with CGM’s THe new rules if adopted means mediacre will begin covering all sensors and associated devices, except telephones wether or nto these devices require calibration. This is an especially important step for those who use medicare and have medtornic sensors and pumps. It is also potentially important for all future sensor technology and PWD’s regardless of device.
This is the statement from CMS:
and the statement form Medtronic
it is not a done deal as yet, but it appears to be coming. fingers crossed.
I am a Medtronic ambassador. My opinions are my own. They did not pay me to say nice things. OK, they sent me a shirt and a cup but even I am more expensive than that.