8 Days Pre-Op: Worries

Good Morning. I thought I should give you all an update since I am only eight days before surgery.  I have begun to worry about money.  The fact that I won't be making any while I'm recovering and that even though I have insurance this surgery is going to cost us quite a bit.  Last…

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18 days until surgery…

Yep, you read that right.  In case you missed my last post my surgery was canceled because the insurance company couldn't get their act together and approve my hysterectomy in time.  My tip to you, if you can help it, don't schedule a surgery around the holidays when companies take time off work.  My approval didn't…

Fucking Insurance…

Okay so here is what happen. My husband's employer changed insurance policies with our insurance company.  Same company, same employer, same doctors covered. Simply the policy changed.  This morning the day before my surgery was scheduled to happen  I get a call from the insurance/billing department of the University of Iowa and there is a…

T-Minus 7 Days

I'll start with the basic information for those of you that do not wish to read a longer more graphic post.  I had my first appointment and consultation with the surgeon in Iowa City yesterday.  The appointment went well.  They explained what they are going to do, laparoscopic hysterectomy, what they know about my cancer so…