Old 02-04-2008, 04:36 PM #1 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: 2007
City: el paso
State: tx
Country: US
Interest: I have been diagnosed with ALS.
Posts: 361
cukita99 is on a distinguished road
cukita99 cukita99 is offline
Member
Join Date: 2007
City: el paso
State: tx
Country: US
Interest: I have been diagnosed with ALS.
Posts: 361
cukita99 is on a distinguished road
Default no insurance

hi i have ALS n every time i go 2 neurologist i am charged 80.00 n all he does is talk 2 me. he wont order any further tx. or rx. b/c he says its expensive. i dont qualify 4 any assistance b/c i get spousal support from my ex. even thou it only covers my house payment n caretaker they say its 2 much income. will MDA help.
cukita99 is offline  
Old 02-05-2008, 11:31 PM #2 (permalink)
Extremely Helpful Member
 
Join Date: 2006
Country: HM
Interest: Other
Posts: 5,205
brooksea is on a very distinguished road
brooksea brooksea is offline
Extremely Helpful Member
Join Date: 2006
Country: HM
Interest: Other
Posts: 5,205
brooksea is on a very distinguished road
Default

contact your local ALSA. They should be able to help you examine your situation. Do you go to an ALS clinic?
brooksea is offline  
Old 02-06-2008, 04:30 PM #3 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: 2007
City: el paso
State: tx
Country: US
Interest: I have been diagnosed with ALS.
Posts: 361
cukita99 is on a distinguished road
cukita99 cukita99 is offline
Member
Join Date: 2007
City: el paso
State: tx
Country: US
Interest: I have been diagnosed with ALS.
Posts: 361
cukita99 is on a distinguished road
Default

i go 2 txtech n they have an als clinic n they did help me pay a test thur mda but than they said that was all they could do. nobody wants 2 help unless u have nothing at all.
cukita99 is offline  
Old 02-08-2008, 05:18 AM #4 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: 2007
City: Ardmore
State: OK
Country: US
Diagnosed: 11/2007
Interest: I have been diagnosed with ALS.
Posts: 28
esrich is on a distinguished road
esrich esrich is offline
New Member
Join Date: 2007
City: Ardmore
State: OK
Country: US
Diagnosed: 11/2007
Interest: I have been diagnosed with ALS.
Posts: 28
esrich is on a distinguished road
Default

Have you tried applying for Social Security disability and Medicare?
esrich is offline  
Closed Thread

Tags
als, insurance, neurologist, support


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Insurance karla r General Discussion About ALS/MND 5 06-19-2015 11:11 AM
Life Insurance - Death insurance tripete General Discussion About ALS/MND 6 02-08-2015 07:33 AM
VA and Other Health Insurance Graybeard General Discussion About ALS/MND 11 10-18-2014 07:14 AM
ALS, BiPAP, Insurance and the PSG... Michael Blue General Discussion About ALS/MND 17 05-04-2010 10:14 PM
Insurance JimWhite General Discussion About ALS/MND 6 10-23-2009 08:36 PM
Insurance? Moonmark General Discussion About ALS/MND 2 05-23-2009 11:17 AM
Insurance Questions Bubtub Do I Have ALS? Is This ALS? 2 12-04-2008 11:47 AM
Insurance quiksilver General Discussion About ALS/MND 5 12-02-2008 02:13 PM
insurance & Expenses AHands General Discussion About ALS/MND 21 04-22-2008 10:47 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:43 AM.

 

Who we are

"We are a volunteer-driven online community that originated in 2003. We are a resource for anyone affected by ALS and MND. We are a community of like-minded and compassionate individuals. Together we are the ALS Forum and together we build this online resource and online community."

 

Want to help?

Have you found our website helpful? Do you enjoy having a place to talk to people that are knowledgeable about ALS and MND? If you have found it helpful to chat with people at different stages of the ALS/MND journey we encourage you to get involved.

Copyright © 2016