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Forum: The Big File 12-05-2005, 09:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,801
Posted By cervie queen
On December 31, 2005 the current moratorium on...

On December 31, 2005 the current moratorium on enforcement of the Medicare therapy cap will expire. Without action by Congress, many senior citizens and people with disabilities who need physical...
Forum: The Big File 10-10-2005, 10:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,791
Posted By cervie queen
I find it absolutely amazing that my insurance...

I find it absolutely amazing that my insurance would require a psych assessment (ha! I passed) prior to implantation of a spinal cord stimulator, but no sush assessment was required prior to major...
Forum: The Big File 10-09-2005, 05:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,198
Posted By cervie queen
Dog beach.....I'm so jealous. Aspen would love...

Dog beach.....I'm so jealous. Aspen would love to meet Lola.

I't taken me three days but I've finally broken this fever. So I'm just going to lie low until my surgery. Which means, No dog Beach...
Forum: The Big File 10-02-2005, 06:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,751
Posted By cervie queen
Age 6: Thrown from horse landed on my butt...

Age 6: Thrown from horse landed on my butt against a tree, knocked unconscious

Age 21: MVA car rolled over three times

Age 31: Fell 15 feet off ladder while painting house.

Age 35: Fell...
Forum: New Member Introductions 09-30-2005, 07:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,604
Posted By cervie queen
I am not an ADR candidate due to two levels of...

I am not an ADR candidate due to two levels of retrolisthesis and severe facet disease. I am having a three level Dynesys at Cedars on Nov 1 with Medicare and Tricare footing the bill. I hope they...
Forum: The Big File 09-26-2005, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,548
Posted By cervie queen
When I went to the Kerlan Jobe Clinic, if I...

When I went to the Kerlan Jobe Clinic, if I wanted copies of my MRIs, Discograms and Myleogram, they would charge $15 per page. Outrageous! ( about 30 pages) They did send my records to another Doc...
Forum: The Big File 09-13-2005, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,351
Posted By cervie queen
That was six years ago. I'm over it. Sorry you...

That was six years ago. I'm over it. Sorry you had to deal with rudeness on top of it all. That's the hardest part.
Forum: The Big File 09-13-2005, 01:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,073
Posted By cervie queen
I'm searching for answers here to my cancelled...

I'm searching for answers here to my cancelled surgery. I'm not being even given a reason. The guy at Cedars Sinai hasn't returned my calls. Here's what I get at Medicare: "We don't pre-approve."...
Forum: The Big File 09-13-2005, 01:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,351
Posted By cervie queen
I actually arrived at the hospital for my surgery...

I actually arrived at the hospital for my surgery and I live only 10 minutes away. that's when I found out the surgery had been cancelled. My neurosurgeon had to do an emergency Brain surgery, and...
Forum: The Big File 09-11-2005, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,392
Posted By cervie queen
I'm trying to research Dynesys. (oops,...

I'm trying to research Dynesys. (oops, previously I spelled ie Dynesis). Still only a handfull or people out there. I guess it's so successful that they go on with their lives.

After being...
Forum: The Big File 09-11-2005, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,826
Posted By cervie queen
I can't even get fusion from Medicare. So I've...

I can't even get fusion from Medicare. So I've given your post a bump.
Forum: The Big File 09-09-2005, 10:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,992
Posted By cervie queen
If you have had bone morphogenic protein in a...

If you have had bone morphogenic protein in a fusion or have had other procedures, you need to speak up as presently, Medicare is not covering ANY of these procedures. Now the hospitals are refusing...
Forum: The Big File 09-09-2005, 06:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,989
Posted By cervie queen
Not only did I get kicked out of Cedars Sinai,...

Not only did I get kicked out of Cedars Sinai, have my surgery cancelled and now the administrator saw fit to move this thread to the big waste bucket. I feel this issue is important to all as...
Forum: The Big File 09-08-2005, 09:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,989
Posted By cervie queen
Amy's thread about CMS deals with whether or not...

Amy's thread about CMS deals with whether or not Medicare will pay for the ARtificial disk. My surgery was fusion and Dynesis and Dynsis is considered fusion, so Medicare will pay for it. It was...
Forum: The Big File 09-08-2005, 07:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,989
Posted By cervie queen
I've waited five years for the technology so that...

I've waited five years for the technology so that I wouldn't have to have fusion on three levels. Now that my lumbar is too far gone for ADR I had scheduled fusion at one level with Dynesis on two...
Forum: The Big File 09-08-2005, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,052
Posted By cervie queen
My surgery's cancelled. Two weeks before I was...

My surgery's cancelled. Two weeks before I was due to have surgery and over three months since I scheduled It, the hospital, Cedars Sinai in Los Angeles won't accept me because I'm medicare. I...
Forum: The Big File 09-06-2005, 12:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,992
Posted By cervie queen
I also wonder if I could circumvent their denial...

I also wonder if I could circumvent their denial by having a combination fusion at two levels and ADR at one level. My figuring goes that for the fusion alone many things such as hospital stay,...
Forum: The Big File 09-05-2005, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,992
Posted By cervie queen
Am I the only one who's on Medicare because...

Am I the only one who's on Medicare because they're disabled? (or over the hill?) I have heard/read about all these insurance hassles and a few successes, but no one seems to mention Medicare as...
Forum: The Big File 09-05-2005, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,990
Posted By cervie queen
Ok, I'll cancel my surgery scheduled for that...

Ok, I'll cancel my surgery scheduled for that day. I've always wanted to meet Lynnie in person, we have so much in common.
Forum: The Big File 08-31-2005, 02:01 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 44,545
Posted By cervie queen
I couldn't log on, then when I finally did, I got...

I couldn't log on, then when I finally did, I got this message:

Can't EXlock 'ubb/cache-H3KVM5EU/lock/global.cgi'. The exact error returned by the operating system is: Unknown error
For help,...
Forum: The Big File 08-26-2005, 07:46 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 44,545
Posted By cervie queen
Not so fast: Here's what I got today, (in...

Not so fast: Here's what I got today, (in addition to some of the error messages above)
Sorry, we can not process your request. The board administrator has enabled flood protection for this...
Forum: The Big File 08-25-2005, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,785
Posted By cervie queen
I guess sometimes it comes down to a process of...

I guess sometimes it comes down to a process of elimination. It's nice to see that CE has been eliminated. Regan has an impressive resume.
Forum: The Big File 08-05-2005, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,952
Posted By cervie queen
I notice that all posts from July 31, and Aug 1-4...

I notice that all posts from July 31, and Aug 1-4 are no longer here. I know the site was down for a couple of days, but also notice that earlier posts are no longer here. We missed you all!
Forum: The Big File 07-28-2005, 07:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 14,521
Posted By cervie queen
What? No one wrote to Oprah? (or did I miss it)

What? No one wrote to Oprah? (or did I miss it)
Forum: The Big File 07-18-2005, 07:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,328
Posted By cervie queen
I really appreciate all the above experts and...

I really appreciate all the above experts and their contributions. And thanks to Harrison and the caliber of posters that we don't have frivilous posts about killing spiders, what we ate last night...
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