A general category of equipment which includes wheelchairs, bath benches, hospital beds bedside commodes, walkers and dressing kits. Items need to be prescribed by a doctor in order to be covered by insurance. Medicare covers listed items at 80%. It does not usually cover walkers with seats, baskets, or padded tub benches. HMO’s cover items differently. You need to check with your policy. Some companies listed below offer adaptive equipment that may not be covered by your insurance, but enhance the lives of seniors.
Access Industries Inc.
Home accessibility solutions such as chair lift for staircases.
4001 East 138th Street,
Grandview, MO 64030
A supplier of amplified telephones, notification systems, assistive listening devices and other
communication devices for the Hand of Hearing and Deaf communities.
Home Delivery Incontinent Supplies Company (HDIS)
Financial Assistance for mobility equipment
Assists with vehicle entry,brake/accelerator systems, seats steering and more.
Jitterbug Cell Phone Co.
Large easy to read and use pre-paid cell phones.
Proven products that make the lives of loved ones and caregivers better throughout this online store.
Rehab Solutions Inc.
Medical and healthcare supply company donates proceeds to United Cerebral Palsy of Nassau County.
380 Washington Ave
Roosevelt, NY 11575
Room Furnishings and More
Electric Lift Chair Recliners.
The Scooter Store
Agencies that Loan or Assist with Finding Equipment
501 Walt Whitman road,
Melville, NY 11747
Sayville Cabinet for the Sick
Loans equipment for residents of Bayport, Bohemia, Oakdale, Holbrook, Sayville and West Sayville.
The Society for Lending Comforts to the Sick
Lends rehabilitative and convalescent equipment to local residents that need them.
71 Blydenburgh Avenue,
Smithtown, NY 11787
Elder Abuse is a national problem affecting over one million older people. This abuse can be
physical abuse, emotional abuse, financial exploitation, sexual abuse, or neglect by another
individual. there are services available to help elder abuse victims. for non-emergency
situations, the Suffolk county Office for the Againg can provide information and assistance
to the victim. Adult Protective Services, which is a state-mandated program designed to assist
adults 18 or older who are in danger.