Who Needs It and Why Do I Need Home Medical Equipment?


Home/Durable Medical Equipment (DME) was created to assist with a function or set of functions.  A wheelchair isn’t designed specifically for someone with paralysis, but those with the condition can b...


Will Medicare Cover a Powered Wheelchair?


As power wheelchairs can be very expensive, it has some unique and stringent requirements put in place by Medicare.  Below are 5 requirements to potentially qualify under Medicare for a power wheelcha...


Buy or Rent Home Medical Equipment thru Medicare


Some of the Home Medical Equipment (HME) items available at our store are covered as a purchase while others you are only able to rent. However, with the exception of oxygen equipment, after 13 months...


What is Covered and What is Not by Medicare and Insurance


Medicare coverage requirements vary by need and by type of Home Medical Equipment (“HME”) product. HME comes in many forms and variety.  Depending upon your healthcare need, your physician...


The Best Nebulizers – Simple to use, cost effective and durable


A compressor nebulizer is an aerosol-generating machine that delivers a fixed, low-pressure airflow that is used to aerosolize medications in a small volume nebulizer. The aerosolized medication, whic...


What you Should Know about Medical Lift Chairs


Lift chairs are recliner-type chairs that have a seat lift mechanism built into the base. This lifting and lowering ability is designed to provide assistance in getting to a standing position from a s...


Homecare and Hospital Beds – How are they Different?


Hospital and homecare beds, or more appropriately named adjustable beds, are designed for patients with a medical need to have their body position changed frequently or the head of their bed to be ele...


Does Medicare cover my need for home medical equipment?


In most cases, yes.  Medicare covers home medical equipment (“HME”) such as home oxygen, wheelchairs, orthotic products, canes, home care beds and various other products when a patient has the medical...