Article Detail - JD DME
AC/DC Power Adapters and Backup Batteries
Original Effective Date: 07/01/2001
Revision Effective Date: 11/01/2013
Claims for power adapters and batteries used as alternative power sources for equipment capable of AC power operation are not covered by Medicare and will be denied as not medically necessary. Beneficiaries who need uninterrupted electric service to operate medically necessary equipment are encouraged to contact the power company servicing their area for information.
Last Updated Fri, 05 May 2017 10:49:43 +0000