Does Medicare cover stair lift rental?

Answer Medicare does not provide coverage or reimbursement for stair lift rental or purchase. Stair lifts are considered permanent equipment, and a convenience, and Medicare does not cover either one of t... Read More »

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Does insurance cover stair lift purchases?

Some private medical insurance companies cover some or all stair lift purchases for individuals. However, Medicare does not cover this type of medical equipment because it is not considered to be "... Read More »

Will medicare pay for a stair lift?

Medicare does not cover stair lifts. Chairlifts are installed in the home and are fall under the home modification category. Stair lifts are categorized with elevators, security systems and ramps, ... Read More »

Will Medicare cover breast reduction and lift due to back pain?

Answer Contact the benefits department, I know many health insurance companys have paid for this surgery, of course your physician would have to say it was not simply cosmetic, but a medical neces... Read More »

How much space does a stair lift use?

Stair lifts fit inside a standard stairwell, which measures around 36 inches in width. Most stairlifts are 24 to 26 inches across, with both the seat and the footrest in use, and 14 inches across w... Read More »