Incontinence products are necessary medical supplies for individuals with incontinence, but unfortunately, they can be costly. We know that these products are required for maintaining quality of life for both children and adults, which is why we may be able to help you receive yours for free through your insurance plan.
In this article, we’ll tell you how to determine if you’re eligible for incontinence products through your state Medicaid plan and how to apply to receive your incontinence products 100% covered with Aeroflow Urology.
IN THIS ARTICLE:
Can I Get Free Incontinence Products With Mississippi Medicaid?
Yes, if you qualify. Adults and kids (3 years old and up) may be eligible to receive protective products, through Mississippi Medicaid or Mississippi Medicaid managed care plans.
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Incontinence products are provided through Medicaid and managed Medicaid health plans that differ by state. Unfortunately, Medicare does not currently cover incontinence products. However, Medicare does frequently assist in providing low-cost catheters.
What Is Required?
In order to qualify for free incontinence products through Mississippi Medicaid, you or your loved one will need to provide the following information and meet the following requirements. Once you fill out our Eligibility Form, our Continence Care Specialists will assist you in gathering all the necessary information.
- A healthcare provider’s diagnosis of incontinence with the disability or underlying medical condition that causes your incontinence (Down syndrome, Parkinson’s disease, spina bifida, etc.).
- A signed Certificate of Medical Necessity (CMN). A CMN is documented proof from your healthcare provider within the last 6 months that your supplies are “medically necessary.” You may also need a prescription from your healthcare professional for incontinence supplies. The required paperwork will be dependent on the requirements of your state.
- The estimated number of incontinence products you'll need on a daily basis.
- Must be 3 years old or older.
- Must be enrolled in a Medicaid plan in your state.
Mississippi's Medicaid Managed Care Plans
You or your loved one may be able to get incontinence products through your Medicaid plan or Medicaid managed care plan. These plans are different in each state, but the managed care plans in Mississippi include:
- Magnolia Health.
- United Healthcare.
How To Get Free Incontinence Products With Aeroflow Urology & Mississippi Medicaid
At Aeroflow Urology, we know that continence care products shouldn't cost you money because they are essential to maintaining your health and quality of life. That's why we:
- Send you free samples of incontinence products so you can find your favorites before you order.
- Ship your supplies quickly in discreet packaging directy to your home.
- Send you reminders when it's time to refill your products so you don't run out.
- Take the hassle out of determining whether or not your qualify.
The process is simple and the best part is you don't need to leave your house (unless you need a prescription from your healthcare provider)-- it all happens through your mobile device or computer. To get startd, fill out our secure Eligibility Form. We don't share your information with anyone else, and after confirmation of benefits and supplies, we'll contact you as soon as we hear back from your healthcare provider.
Where Can I Find My Insurance Information?
Your insurance plan information is required when filling out our Eligibility Form. To find this information, check your Medicaid card. Your card may look different from our example depending on the type of insurance you have, but you should be able to locate:
- Full name of the insured person.
- The member ID number (Medicaid ID number).
- The plan name.
You can call the number on your Medicaid card if you have any further questions.
I Don't Qualify. What Can I Do?
If you or a loved one has incontinence and you don’t qualify for incontinence products through your Medicaid plan, you may be able to go to your local diaper bank or a diaper drive to get free products. Low-income families may qualify for free diapers through a diaper program, along with other healthcare products, including those that protect against adult incontinence and pediatric incontinence.
Visit the Diaper Bank of the Delta to look for products you or your loved one may need.
Information provided on the Aeroflow Urology website is not intended as a substitute to medical advice or care from a healthcare professional. Aeroflow recommends consulting your healthcare provider if you are experiencing medical issues relating to incontinence.