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Dr. Richard Kahn professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina and  formerly chief scientific and medical officer of the American Diabetes Association wrote a commentary in Roll Call titled: Competitive Bidding Puts Diabetes Patients at Risk.

In that piece he says:

Many of our most vulnerable citizens will assume the test they use is accurate, adjust their insulin dose accordingly, and could unknowingly be putting themselves at risk of hypoglycemia, hospitalization and even death.

Read Dr Kahn’s full piece here:

http://www.rollcall.com/news/competitive_bidding_puts_diabetes_patients_at_risk_commentary-226154-1.html?pos=oplyh

Bennet Dunlap

So, what do you think ?