WHAT IS A CAPPED RENTAL?
Your insurance, and Medicare, purchase and rent medical equipment. The decision to purchase or rent varies by product. In addition, there are some products that are rented for a period of time then convert to a purchase.
If you have questions about the status of your medical equipment feel free to contact us at (800) 977-3002.
Some items are categorized as a “capped rental”. This means that the item will be rented for a period of time, then converted to a purchase.
A capped rental through Medicare is paid for over a period of 13 months. Once the thirteenth month is paid title to the equipment is transferred (sold) to the patient.
WHAT ITEMS ARE RENTED/PURCHASED?
These items are purchased. Once your insurance and co-insurance pays the submitted claims you will own the product.
- Seat & back cushions
- Masks and supplies for CPAP therapy (the machine is a capped rental)
- Enteral formula and supplies (the pump is a capped rental)