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ELIGIBLE FOR LOAN OF DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Home Care: Services delivered at home to recovering, disabled, or terminally ill persons.

55+ Communities: 55+ age restricted communities..

Independent Living: Designed to enable independent seniors to enjoy a lifestyle filled with recreational, educational and social activities amongst other seniors.

Assisted Living: Provides a combination of residential housing, supportive services and care.

Continuing Care: Residential campuses that provide a continuum of care -- from assisted living to skilled nursing care, all in one location.



NOT ELIGIBLE  FOR LOAN OF DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Adult Day Care: Structured programs in a community setting for those who need a protective environment.

Board & Care: residential facility with non-medical custodian

Convalescent Home/ Nursing Home/Skilled Nursing Facility: For those in need of 24-hour nursing care.

Group Home: private residence typically for several chronically disabled persons

Half-Way House: residential facility meant to assist person reintegrate into society

Hospice: care for terminally ill

Respite Care-Short Term Stay: If in a setting such as an assisted living facility or nursing home.