Miami University Medical Plan Breast Pump Benefit Information & Process for Fulfillment Did you know breast-feeding may reduce your chance of developing breast and ovarian cancer? Breastfeeding also benefits your newborn. Studies show it can reduce the chance of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, respiratory diseases, childhood leukemia, asthma, ear infections, childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes mellitus.
What support is available? You may be eligible under your UnitedHealthcare/UMR health benefit plan to get breast pump equipment with no cost sharing (no co-payment, co-insurance or deductible).
What type of breast pump could I get? UnitedHealthcare/UMR will provide a personal, double-electric pump at no cost to you. A personal, double-electric breast pump is portable and easy to use. It allows you to pump both breasts at once, cutting pumping time in half.
When can I get a breast pump? UnitedHealthcare/UMR health plan members may obtain a breast pump within 30 days of their estimated delivery date. One breast pump per delivery is available.
How do I get a breast pump? To get a breast pump, simply call the phone number on your UnitedHealthcare/UMR health plan ID card. We will share the names of contracted breast pump suppliers or in-network health care providers you may contact. You do not need a prescription to get a breast pump. When you request your breast pump, the breast pump supplier may ask you: • •
Your doctor's name and phone number The date the baby was delivered or due date
You will not be reimbursed for a breast pump purchased at a retail store.
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National Breast Pump Suppliers You may also receive a breast pump at no cost through our national suppliers: Byram Healthcare 1-877-902-9726 Fax: (866) 811-4500 Web: www.byramhealthcare.com Edgepark 1-800-321-0591 Fax: 330-425-4355 Web: www.edgepark.com McKesson Patient Care Solutions 1-855-404-6727 Web: www.mckesson.com/providers/home-care/mckesson-patient-care-solutions/
Medline 1-800-633-5463 Web: www.medline.com DME at Walmart (OH, MA, MI, NJ, PA, TN, TX only) 1-800-273-3455 (phone orders only)
Please call UMR Customer Service with any additional questions at 800-826-9781.