New York Medicaid Coverage for Catheters
If you have New York Medicaid, you might be wondering if your insurance coverage will take care of some or all of the cost of your catheters.
180 Medical has some answers for you regarding New York Medicaid catheter coverage. As a catheter company that specializes in urinary catheter products, we really know our products inside and out. We are also well-versed in all types of insurance coverages for catheters.
Learn more about how New York Medicaid covers catheters.
Does New York Medicaid Cover Catheter Supplies?
The most recent New York Medicaid guidelines indicate that they will cover urinary catheter supplies when medically necessary.
Yes, New York Medicaid may cover certain catheter supplies. The current allowable amount covered may cover up to 250 straight catheters (A4351) or coudé tip catheters (A4352). They may cover up to 90 closed system catheter kits (A4353) per month.
However, in order to receive your catheters at 180 Medical, you must also have Medicare coverage. Your New York Medicaid plan would then work as a Medicare supplement to your Medicare coverage.
Do I Need a Prescription for Catheters Through New York Medicaid?
Yes, New York Medicaid requires a written prescription, which is also known as a Plan of Care (POC).
180 Medical makes it so easy to get your catheter supplies. We’ll be glad to work with your doctor to get any documentation or authorization that your Medicaid of New York and Medicare plan may require.
How to Get Your Catheters Delivered to Your Home
At 180 Medical, we have a staff of highly-trained specialists who can help find the catheter supplies that can best fit your needs. Plus, our product experts can answer any questions you have about the wide range of catheter types that are available.
180 Medical is in-network with Medicaid plans as well as Medicare and private insurance plans. Plus, we offer free samples and free shipping. Learn more by contacting us during business hours!