Having the proper medical equipment in good working condition and the medical supplies is imperative in receiving the best care possible. Our team will provide expert instruction and education to the patient and their caregivers on the proper use of all hospice medical equipment and supplies. We are are available 24/7 to provide support and answer questions about the use of the hospice equipment and supplies.
Medicare, Medicaid, and most individual insurance companies cover 100% of hospice medical equipment and supplies related to a hospice patient’s terminal diagnosis. Our team will work directly with these organizations to coordinate this benefit.
Hospice medical equipment may include (but is not limited to):
- bedside commode
- geriatric recliners
- hospital beds
- over bed tables
- oxygen tanks
- shower chairs
Hospice medical supplies may include (but is not limited to):
- wound care supplies, ie bandages
- briefs, pads and other continence supplies
- oxygen supplies, such as tubing
- hygiene items: soap, shampoo, body lotion
- wet wipes