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 not reimbursable as durable medical equipment items.  EPSDT RECIPIENTS ARE EXCLUDED FROM THIS LIMITATION.

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
225/342-7513

 

Michelle Renee

225/342-5691