Durable Medical Equipments
Durable Medical Equipment
Durable medical equipment is those medical equipment used in the home to aid a better quality of life. It includes nebulizer, iron lungs, CPAP, wheelchairs, etc. DME should meet these criterias:
- Durable (can withstand repeated use)
- Used for a medical reason only
- Not usually useful to someone who isn’t sick or injured
- Used in your home
- Generally has an expected lifetime of at least 3 years or more.