Medication Management and Devices

Nurse with elderly man taking his temperatureMedication Management and Devices help individuals stay independent and safe in their home. These services include:
  • Home Medical Equipment
  • Monitoring and Reminder Services

Home Medical Equipment

There are a variety of medical equipment and assistive devices that can be used in a person’s home. Home medical equipment includes:
  • Hospital beds
  • Wheelchairs and walking aids
  • Bathroom safety devices i.e.bathroom chair, grab bar, hand showers etc.
  • Oxygen tanks and ventilators

Monitoring and Reminder Services

Monitoring and reminder services, plus new technology such as "smart devices" or “Apps” can help individuals follow medication their schedules, manage and report their health, and call for help in case of emergencies. Depending on the type of product or service, potential benefits may include:
  • Reducing the burden of medication schedules
  • Early detection of side effects
  • Immediate and personalized answers to health questions
  • Emotional support

For more in-depth assistance, contact your local MAP office directly or call the statewide toll-free number (1-844-627-5465).