Before an item can be considered DME, it must meet all of the following requirements:

  • It must be able to withstand repeated use.
  • It must be primarily and customarily used to serve a medical purpose.
  • It must be generally not useful to a person in the absence of an illness or injury.
  • It must be appropriate for use in the home.
All E codes fall under the jurisdiction of the DME MAC unless otherwise noted.


  • E0295

    Hospital bed, semi-electric (head and foot adjustment), without side rails, without mattress
  • E0296

    Hospital bed, total electric (head, foot and height adjustments), without side rails, with mattress
  • E0297

    Hospital bed, total electric (head, foot and height adjustments), without side rails, without mattress
  • E0300

    Pediatric crib, hospital grade, fully enclosed, with or without top enclosure
  • E0301

    Hospital bed, heavy duty, extra wide, with weight capacity greater than 350 pounds, but less than or equal to 600 pounds, with any type side rails, without mattress
  • E0302

    Hospital bed, extra heavy duty, extra wide, with weight capacity greater than 600 pounds, with any type side rails, without mattress
  • E0303

    Hospital bed, heavy duty, extra wide, with weight capacity greater than 350 pounds, but less than or equal to 600 pounds, with any type side rails, with mattress
  • E0304

    Hospital bed, extra heavy duty, extra wide, with weight capacity greater than 600 pounds, with any type side rails, with mattress
  • E0305

    Bed side rails, half length
  • E0310

    Bed side rails, full length


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  • E0315

    Bed accessory: board, table, or support device, any type
  • E0316

    Safety enclosure frame/canopy for use with hospital bed, any type
  • E0325

    Urinal; male, jug-type, any material
  • E0326

    Urinal; female, jug-type, any material
  • E0328

    Hospital bed, pediatric, manual, 360 degree side enclosures, top of headboard, footboard and side rails up to 24 inches above the spring, includes mattress
  • E0329

    Hospital bed, pediatric, electric or semi-electric, 360 degree side enclosures, top of headboard, footboard and side rails up to 24 inches above the spring, includes mattress
  • E0350

    Control unit for electronic bowel irrigation/evacuation system
  • E0352

    Disposable pack (water reservoir bag, speculum, valving mechanism and collection bag/box) for use with the electronic bowel irrigation/evacuation system
  • E0370

    Air pressure elevator for heel
  • E0371

    Nonpowered advanced pressure reducing overlay for mattress, standard mattress length and width
  • E0372

    Powered air overlay for mattress, standard mattress length and width
  • E0373

    Nonpowered advanced pressure reducing mattress
  • E0424

    Stationary compressed gaseous oxygen system, rental; includes container, contents, regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, nebulizer, cannula or mask, and tubing
  • E0425

    Stationary compressed gas system, purchase; includes regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, nebulizer, cannula or mask, and tubing
  • E0430

    Portable gaseous oxygen system, purchase; includes regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, cannula or mask, and tubing
  • E0431

    Portable gaseous oxygen system, rental; includes portable container, regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, cannula or mask, and tubing
  • E0433

    Portable liquid oxygen system, rental; home liquefier used to fill portable liquid oxygen containers, includes portable containers, regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, cannula or mask and tubing, with or without supply reservoir and contents gauge
  • E0434

    Portable liquid oxygen system, rental; includes portable container, supply reservoir, humidifier, flowmeter, refill adaptor, contents gauge, cannula or mask, and tubing
  • E0435

    Portable liquid oxygen system, purchase; includes portable container, supply reservoir, flowmeter, humidifier, contents gauge, cannula or mask, tubing and refill adaptor
  • E0439

    Stationary liquid oxygen system, rental; includes container, contents, regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, nebulizer, cannula or mask, & tubing


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  • E0440

    Stationary liquid oxygen system, purchase; includes use of reservoir, contents indicator, regulator, flowmeter, humidifier, nebulizer, cannula or mask, and tubing
  • E0441

    Stationary oxygen contents, gaseous, 1 month's supply = 1 unit
  • E0442

    Stationary oxygen contents, liquid, 1 month's supply = 1 unit
  • E0443

    Portable oxygen contents, gaseous, 1 month's supply = 1 unit
  • E0444

    Portable oxygen contents, liquid, 1 month's supply = 1 unit
  • E0445

    Oximeter device for measuring blood oxygen levels non-invasively
  • E0446

    Topical oxygen delivery system, not otherwise specified, includes all supplies and accessories
  • E0447

    Portable oxygen contents, liquid, 1 month's supply = 1 unit, prescribed amount at rest or nighttime exceeds 4 liters per minute (lpm)
  • E0450

    Volume control ventilator, without pressure support mode, may include pressure control mode, used with invasive interface (e.g., tracheostomy tube)
  • E0455

    Oxygen tent, excluding croup or pediatric tents
  • E0457

    Chest shell (cuirass)
  • E0459

    Chest wrap
  • E0460

    Negative pressure ventilator; portable or stationary
  • E0461

    Volume control ventilator, without pressure support mode, may include pressure control mode, used with non-invasive interface (e.g., mask)
  • E0462

    Rocking bed with or without side rails
  • E0463

    Pressure support ventilator with volume control mode, may include pressure control mode, used with invasive interface (e.g., tracheostomy tube)
  • E0464

    Pressure support ventilator with volume control mode, may include pressure control mode, used with non-invasive interface (e.g., mask)
  • E0465

    Home ventilator, any type, used with invasive interface, (e.g., tracheostomy tube)
  • E0466

    Home ventilator, any type, used with non-invasive interface, (e.g., mask, chest shell)
  • E0467

    Home ventilator, multi-function respiratory device, also performs any or all of the additional functions of oxygen concentration, drug nebulization, aspiration, and cough stimulation, includes all accessories, components and supplies for all functions