Archives for June 2014

Nebulizer Equipment & Medication Resupply Covered by Insurance

Both home and portable nebulizers are covered under the durable medical equipment (DME) portion of insurance plans and Medicare. However, many times, insurance companies and Medicare will require you to work with a specified durable medical equipment supplier, such as Aeroflow Healthcare, to get your equipment and handle all of your resupply and medication refill [Read More….]

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How To Upgrade Your Breast Pump

One of the many things that makes Aeroflow Breastpumps stand out among other durable medical equipment (DME) breast pump suppliers is that we offer specialized upgrades to mothers. From breast pump bags, battery packs and cooler sets, these accessories can be easily added on to your breast pump orders for discounted out-of-pocket charge. Once you’ve [Read More….]

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Finding a Power Wheelchair For Your Height & Weight

By Bryant Belin Determining what type chair is right for you; especially if it’s your first one, can be a challenging experience. However, working closely with your primary care physician and an occupational therapist is a good idea when deciding what power wheelchair is best for your mobility needs. There are a few important specifications, [Read More….]

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Breast Pumps Through Insurance

By Chass Armstrong Having a baby can be expensive, but getting a breast pump through insurance isn’t! Under the Affordable Care Act, health insurance plans must provide breastfeeding support for mothers. However, the extent to which breast pumps, breast feeding supplies, and support are offered largely depends on the insurance companies themselves. If you have insurance and [Read More….]

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Taking Care of your Power Wheelchair During Summer Weather

If you have a power wheelchair it is suggested that you read or have someone read for you the owner’s manual. This way you will be reminded of the available features and also become introduced to precautions to consider during use. Be sure upon setup and delivery of your power wheelchair these things are explained [Read More….]

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Why Patients Benefit from Aeroflow’s COPD Program

There are a lot of medical equipment companies that offer respiratory products for COPD patients. And whether they are offering nebulizers or oxygen or ventilators, the question physicians and patients should be asking is about service and the complete package.  Aeroflow Healthcare prides itself not only on offering respiratory patients all of these products, but [Read More….]

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Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

The 5 W’s of Negative Wound Pressure Therapy

By Maria Eilers Aeroflow Healthcare is a Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) home-use provider. Patients can get the equipment they need for home use, and our staff will help train the patient on use and assist with any billing through insurance. We find that many of our patient’s aren’t sure what Negative Pressure Wound therapy [Read More….]

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Aeroflow Insurance Corner: Blue Cross Blue Shield – Installment 3

By Chass Armstrong In the third and final installment in the series, we will examine BlueCross Blue Shield’s policy for breastfeeding support. Unlike Aetna and United Healthcare, Blue Cross Blue Shield will be slightly more difficult to put a definitive answer on because there are so many regional branches of BCBS with different policies toward [Read More….]

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Medicaid and Grandfathered Insurance Plans

Breast Pump Options for Medicaid Moms and Grandfathered Plans

While most commercial plans began implementing breast pump coverage August 2012 in accordance with the Affordable Care Act, there are still a few exceptions to the rule. The level of coverage provided by commercial insurance plans differs with each interpretation of the law. Some plans provide extensive coverage with lactation counseling and hospital-grade pumps while [Read More….]

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4 Chores To Avoid During Pregnancy

4 Household Chores to Avoid During Pregnancy

By Jennifer Jordan During pregnancy, you must take the utmost care of yourself as you are not only responsible for your own well being but for that of the life growing inside of you.  During pregnancy there are several household chores that should be avoided. Avoid carrying heavy loads:  Your healthcare provider will provide recommendations [Read More….]

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WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“Aeroflow was wonderful when it came to helping us with our wheelchairs and lift-even showed us how to use the lift. We were very thankful for the friendly and knowledgeable service.”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“I was looking for a power wheelchair for my wife. Aeroflow had a great selection and they were very kind and helpful on the phone. Great people to do business with!”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“I recently bought a Go-GoPower Scooter from Aeroflow and couldn't be happier with its mobility and compact design. The chair is amazing and goes anywhere I want. It was a great experience!”
WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING...
“My doc referred me to Aeroflow when I needed a sleep test, and I went back when I needed a wheelchair. The service was exceptional! Aeroflow really cares about their customers.”