When it comes to home medical equipment and supplies for your older adult, there are a few different ways to find what they need.
Getting medical supplies could be fast and efficient, like when receiving oxygen, IV, or NG tube supplies. They often come in overnight shipments right to your door.
For other items like a wheelchair, hospital bed, bedside commode, or other types of durable medical equipment, you may end up waiting weeks or even months. It will depend on the local medical equipment companies that Medicare requires you to work with in order for the item to be covered.
But that’s not the only way to find medical equipment and supplies.
Find out about 3 ways to get the home medical equipment that your older adult needs with pricing ranging from fully covered by insurance to paying out of pocket.