Additional Home & Community Services
Home and community based care makes it possible for elders or individuals with disabilities to live independently at home. Services ranging from nursing, respite for primary caregivers, meal delivery, medication, and medical equipment are just some of the services provided to keep people where they want to be—at home. Below are some of the services provided through community based care programs.
Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
Durable Medical Equipment is equipment that can be repeatedly used, is primarily and customarily used to serve a medical purpose, and is appropriate for use at home. Equipment includes items such as respiratory therapy equipment and oxygen, hospital beds, wheelchairs, and seat lift mechanisms.