HI 00610.340 Home Dialysis Aides

It is recognized that for a number of patients with ESRD the lack of reimbursement for salaried home dialysis aides poses a very serious problem. The present provisions of the law were carefully examined. It was concluded there is no basis for payment for home dialysis aides under the durable medical equipment provision, which generally limits home dialysis coverage to equipment and supplies.


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HI 00610.340 - Home Dialysis Aides - 09/15/1989
Batch run: 01/27/2009
Rev:09/15/1989