Can anyone tell me what medicare covers besides the home hemodialysis treatments? Are supplies covered separately? such as BP cuff, syringes? or is it a composite fee? Also how long is your training?
Home Dialysis Central has information about Medicare coverage of dialysis under Professional Resources in Medicare FAQs. You can find FAQs for professionals and patients at http://homedialysis.org/v1/medicare/. Your question about what Medicare covers and how it is covered can be found at http://homedialysis.org/v1/medicare/faqs-pros.shtml#11. You may find other useful information in the FAQs as well, including what Medicare allows for home hemo training at http://homedialysis.org/v1/medicare/faqs-pros.shtml#17.