Durable medical equipment is:
- Designed for prolonged use.
- For a specific therapeutic or clinical purpose, or to assist in the treatment of an illness or injury.
- Medically necessary (meeting all plan medical necessity criteria).
- Primarily and customarily used only for a medical purpose.
See exclusion 20 for UMP Classic, UMP CDHP, and UMP Plus for examples of durable medical equipment that are not covered.