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Maryland Program to See Reuse of Medical Equipment for Residents

September 2nd, 2022 by WCBC Radio

The Maryland Durable Equipment Re-Use Program is a, first of its kind, statewide initiative that provides durable medical equipment (DME) to Maryland residents with any illness, injury, or disability, regardless of age, free of charge. It was initiated by the state’s department of aging. Examples of acceptable DME for donation are wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, canes, and scooters. It’s a unique and important program, but one that state treasurer Dereck Davis believes not a lot of people are aware of…