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Replacement supplies from Medicare
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Does anyone know how often Medicare replaces cpap disposables; mask, tubing, etc?
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Welcome galenaforest, is that Medicare in Australia?
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#3
I have Humana/Medicare (in the US) and they replace them on the vendor recommended schedule. I don't recall the details, but you can find them on your ResMeds website I am sure.
I am not a Medical professional and I don't play one on the internet.
Started CPAP Therapy April 5, 2016
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United States Medicare Replacement Schedule
Item (number) HCPCS Code Replacement Frequency
CPAP Mask
A7034 Every 3 months
CPAP Headgear
A7035 Every 3-6 months
CPAP Tubing
A7037 Every 3 months
Disposable Filter
A7038 2 new filters every month
Non-disposable Filters
A7039 2 new filters every 6 months
CPAP Chin strap
A7036 Every 6 months
Full Face Mask
A7030 Every 3 months
Oral CPAP Mask
A7044 Every 3 months
Humidifier Chamber
A7046 Every 6 months
CPAP Machine
E0601 Generally, every 3-5 years, or as necessary
For free Medicare assistance for your state check out this page. http://www.seniorsresourceguide.com/dire...onal/SHIP/
or here http://www.medicareinteractive.org/
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Mike1953... Thank you very much for your help!
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