What You Should Know About COVID-19 Vaccines and Diabetes

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Eliza Skoler and Dr. Francine Kaufman Last updated: March 22, 2021 COVID-19 vaccines have been authorized for use in the United States and in many parts of the world. We’re here to answer questions for people with diabetes. Are the vaccines safe? How do the vaccines work and […]

Was Your Medicare Claim Rejected? Here’s How to Appeal

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Kara Miecznikowski and Eliza Skoler Learn how to appeal a Medicare claim rejection under traditional fee-for-service Medicare, a Medicare health plan, or Medicare prescription drug coverage A health insurance claim is a bill for your healthcare services, medications, or medical equipment that you think should […]

Prior Authorization: Getting Diabetes Supplies and Medications Covered by Insurance

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Divya Gopisetty What is a prior authorization? Read on to learn more about why diabetes supplies or medications might require a prior authorization and how to go through the process It can be frustrating to learn that you need a prior authorization when you already […]