DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

These services or items are necessary to ensure health, welfare and safety of the participant and to enable the participant to function in the home and community with greater independence.

Durable medical equipment

Specialized Medical Equipment and Supplies are services or items that provide direct medical or remedial benefit to the participant and are directly related to a participant's disability. These services or items are necessary to ensure health, welfare and safety of the participant and to enable the participant to function in the home and community with greater independence. The services will also enable the participants to increase, maintain, or improve their ability to perform activities of daily living. Specialized Medical Equipment and Supplies are specified in the participant's service plan and determined in accordance with the participant's assessment.