Major home medical products are available for rent or purchase from Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. In addition, home medical equipment may be delivered to a patient’s home with same-day service as necessary or within 24 hours of referral, for individuals living in the southeast Missouri, southern Illinois, or western Kentucky regions. Available medical equipment includes:
- Apnea monitors
- Bathroom safety items
- CPAP supplies and products
- Enteral feeding supplies
- Hospital beds
- Oxygen concentrators
- Oxygen cylinders (stationary and portable)
- Patient room equipment
- Rehabilitation supplies
- Respiratory-related equipment
- Specialty medical supplies
- Walking aids
It is our policy to offer these services to all qualified patients without discrimination on the basis of race, age, color, handicap, gender, religion or national origin in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975.
The cost of home medical equipment may be covered by various government programs such as Medicare, Medicaid and VA benefits; by private health or auto insurance; and by workers’ compensation, depending on the type of illness or disability.
Durable Medical Equipment Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm (on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week). For more information, call 573-331-5977.