For Our Physicians
IMPORTANT INFORMATION CONCERNING PHILIPS RESPIRONICS CPAP/BIPAP/TRILOGY RECALL.
PHILIPS RESPIRONICS ANNOUNCED A VOLUNTARY RECALL FOR CPAP’S, BIPAP’S AND TRILOGY MACHINES DUE TO TWO ISSUES RELATED TO THE POLYESTER-BASED PLOYURETHANE (PE-PUR) SOUND ABATEMENT FOAM USED IN THESE DEVICES. FOR INFORMATION ON THE RECALL NOTICE, A COMPLETE LIST OF IMPACTED PRODUCTS, AND POTENTIAL HEALTH RISKS, VISIT www.philips.com/src-update OR CALL PHILIPS AT 1-877-907-7508 OR 1-800-345-6443.
The qualifications provided are Medicare only. However, Medicaid and most private insurances typically follow Medicare’s guidelines. Medicaid, UMWA and most private insurances require prior authorizations for home medical equipment. The information provided is intended as a quick reference guide and may not include all criteria required for coverage. The diagnoses listed are the most common diagnoses for coverage but not all inclusive. If you are unsure if a patient’s insurance will cover the equipment or supply ordered, please contact our office.