Medicare Lift Chairs for Disability (pdf download)
04-99 coverage issues – Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
improve the ability of chronically disabled persons to cope with normal domestic,
… They may be covered if a wheelchair is medically necessary and the patient is
… Excluded from coverage is the type of lift which operates by a spring release …
11045 DME final.qxp – Medicare.gov
medical equipment such as oxygen or a wheelchair, call the telephone number
on your Medicare ….. Patient Lifts—Equipment designed to move a patient from a.
C E N T E R S F O R M E D I C A R E & M E D I C A I D S E R V I C E S.
YOUR …… Patient lifts (to lift patient from bed or wheelchair by hydraulic
Summary of OIG Activities on Medicare (OEI-12-93-00010; 6/93)
General (OIG) reviews of the Medicare program and offers solutions to long
standing problems. This is …. for the elderly and disabled) were $129 billion. ….
identified provider abuse in selling medically unnecessary seat lift chairs to