Medical Equipment

Solace Hospice provides durable medical equipment, which is covered under the Medicare, Medicaid, and most private insurances’ hospice benefit.

Examples of medical equipment include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Wheelchair
  • Walker
  • Hospital bed
  • Oxygen
  • Portable commode
  • Cannula
  • Shower chair

Medical Supplies

Medical supplies provided by Solace Hospice may include:

  • Incontinent supplies
  • Catheter supplies
  • Mouth care supplies
  • Skin care lotions
  • Dressing and wound care supplies
  • Bandages


Medications that are directly related to the patient’s hospice admission diagnosis and/or are related to comfort are covered by the hospice benefit. Medications that are not covered under hospice are paid for in the same way they were being paid for prior to the patient starting Solace hospice services.