According to Medicare, & CIGNA they do not cover HBOT because it's considered experimental for Lyme disease. EXPERIMENTAL FOR LYME (He11, at least we got recognized by name "LYME")!
CIGNA should cover all drugs! At a certain level, OXYGEN becomes a drug! Therefor I conclude that HBOT should be covered as a "drug"?
I have insurance out the friggin' wazzoo and NOTHING'S COVERED????????????????????????"
I hate this disease
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Meade
06/00- I begin to fall apart, 08/01-LD +, 10/01- Igenex and CDC LD positive, 10/02-LD +, 11/03-LD +, 10/07-Bartonella +, CD57=3, koseri IgA +, Morganella +, motgani +,Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever +, Typhus +, Klebsiella pneumonia +, Proteus miabilis +, Citrobacter i IgA +, Hafnia alvai IgA +, NKC4 +, Interleukin 4 (IL4) +, IL8, Immunobillin (IM01) +.
Rx's 06/15/09: Wellbutrin 300, Paxil 60, Xanax 5, Acidophilus, Lyrica 600, Levaquin 500, Diflucan, Invanz IV, possibly Gammaglobulin, Flagyl, HBOT
"Medicare/SSDI theme song" - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgHioCC3yCo&feature=related
"How much more can I take?", song - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gHiR1xeOSs
Post Edited (JELAINEP) : 6/25/2009 9:36:21 PM (GMT-6)