Durable Medical Equipment (DME)

HOW TO ACCESS:

Physician

ELIGIBILITY:

All Medicaid recipients.

COVERED SERVICES:

Medical equipment and appliances such as wheelchairs, leg braces, etc.

Medical supplies such as ostomy supplies, etc.

Diapers and blue pads are only reimbursable as durable medical equipment items for Medicaid recipients 4 through 20 years of age.  

COMMENTS:

All services must be prescribed by a physician and must be Prior Authorized.

DME providers will arrange for the Prior Authorization request.

CONTACT:

Irma Gauthier
225/342-5691