Durable Medical Equipment in Bucks County & Philadelphia
Durable Medical Equipment for home health care
If you receive homecare you will likely need a range of durable medical equipment (DME). Advanced Medical Homecare supplies a comprehensive range of durable medical equipment that ranges from bath safety products to walking aids and mobility solutions. If you need home health care in Montgomery or Philadelphia, then you can get all the medical products and supplies you need from Advanced Medical.
They offer a wide range of mobility products, wheelchairs, walking aids, transfer equipment and bath safety equipment. There fast distribution network also means you won’t need to wait long for the medical equipment you need. Many times customers can expect next day delivery as a result of our vast distribution network.
Durable medical equipment are products that serve a specific medical or home health purpose. Often this type of equipment is prescribed by a physician. Durable medical equipment can be used repeatedly and is often used at home or in care facilities. Some of the main categories of DME include walking aids, wheelchairs, mobility scooters, bath safety products and transfer equipment.
Some types of durable medical equipment are covered by Medicare and it is important to know which these are. Medicare B covers durable medical equipment that is used at home. This means reusable medical equipment that is designed to treat a specific medical condition or injury. DME is further defined has having an expected lifespan of at least three years.
Examples of Durable Medical Equipment include home oxygen equipment, self-testing equipment such as diabetes testing equipment, hospital beds, nebulizers, crutches, knee walkers, wheelchairs and seat lifts. Certain prescription medications that are used with DME are also covered by Medicare. These include medications needed for nebulizers as well as the test strips used with diabetes testing kits.
Not all types of DME are covered by Medicare and you need to ask your supplier if a specific product is covered or not.