ACHC prides itself in being a leader for Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Accreditation. See all of ACHC's DMEPOS Accreditation services below.
Home/Durable Medical Equipment (HME)
HME service is the delivery, set up and/or maintenance of medical equipment and/or oxygen as well as education regarding the use of the equipment.
Clinical Respiratory Care Service (CRCS) CRCS is provided by a licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner, Respiratory Therapist (RT) or appropriate licensed professional. CRCS is on-going hands-on care of the client/patient that may include an assessment, treatment, disease management, and/or education of a respiratory condition.
Medical Supply Provider (MSP) MSP service is the storage and delivery of medical supplies designed to meet the needs of the client/patient requiring products in the home care setting. A physician generally prescribes these supplies. These items provided are usually disposable or semi-durable in nature.
Complex Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Supplier (RTS) RTS service is defined as the application of enabling technology systems designed to meet the needs of a specific person experiencing any permanent or long-term loss or abnormality of physical or anatomical structure or function. The equipment prescribed by a physician, primarily addresses wheeled mobility, seating and alternative positioning, ambulation support and equipment, environmental control, augmented communication and other equipment that assists the patient in performing daily living activities.
Fitter (FS) FS includes orthotic/prosthetic fitting of a variety of products such as diabetic shoes, soft orthotic appliances and post-mastectomy breast prostheses.
Community Retail (CR)
CR service is provided in retail stores that sell prescription medications and commonly used durable medical equipment and supplies to the consumer. These items include:
- Commodes/Urinals. DM02
- Blood Glucose Monitors. DM05
- Heat and Cold Applications. DM08
- Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulators (TENS). DM22
- Canes and Crutches. M01
- Seat Lift Mechanisms. M04
- Walkers. M05
- Orthoses off the Shelf. OR03
- Penile Pumps. OR04
- Ostomy Supplies. PD06
- Tracheostomy Supplies. PD08
- Urological Supplies. PD09
- Enteral Nutrients. PE03
- Nebulizer and Supplies. R07
- Surgical Dressings. S01
- Wheelchairs - Standard Manual. M06
- Wheelchairs - Standard Manual Related Accessories. M06A
- Wheelchair Seating/Cushions. M10
Community Retail with Fitter Services (CRDS) CRDS service is provided in retail pharmacies that sell prescription medications and commonly used durable medical equipment and supplies to the consumer with the addition of providing fitter services to include:
- Diabetic Shoes (off the shelf). S02
- Diabetic Shoes (custom). S03
- Breast Prostheses and Accessories. PD01