When obtaining durable medical equipment prescribed by a physician — including wheelchairs, ventilators, leg braces and more — an important first step is to determine whether the item is covered by insurance.
Here are some important recommendations:
MDA’s national equipment program has a variety of donated items available for use. Contact your local MDA office for information.
Assistive technology resources
Here's a list of organizations and funding resources that are dedicated to making assistive technology devices and services more accessible and available for people with disabilities and their families.
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