DME Modifiers and Frequently used ICD 10 Codes

Durable Medical Equipment (DME) offer therapeutic benefits to patients who need its assistance owing to certain medical conditions. The items may either be rented or purchased, depending on a number of factors. These, though have set rules for opting either. The rental period for the item is generally 13 months after which the patient may choose to buy the item.

DME is covered by Medicare Part B and can be prescribed by a physician alone under certain circumstances.