A Hip Brace / Hip Support is typically used after a person has dislocated his/her hip or after a hip replacement revision surgery. It is used to prevent excessive motion in the hip to promote healing. The brace should be worn 24 hours per day unless otherwise instructed by your doctor.
Yes, Medicare Part B covers 80% of the Medicare-approved price of braces prescribed as “medically necessary” by a Medicare-enrolled doctor and which are bought, or rented, from a Medicare-approved supplier.
If you’re the recipient of Medicare, you may be able to access most Medical Supplies that are fully covered by your insurance plan. The team at Developed Medical can help match you to the right supplies that are covered by your insurance.
With Developed Medicals Courtesy Billing Program