Use of DME in the Home

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

In this course, you will learn about durable medical equipment and its use in the home. In the home care setting, durable medical equipment is commonly referred to as DME. Direct care workers in home care need to be able to work with DME safely and effectively. This course defines DME, explains the various types of DME used in the home, describes the Safe Medical Act of 1990, identifies the process for obtaining DME, and presents measures for appropriate and safe use of DME in the home. The goal of this course is to teach general staff and non-licensed direct care workers in the home care setting the basics of DME.



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In this course, you will learn about durable medical equipment and its use in the home. In the home care setting, durable medical equipment is commonly referred to as DME. Direct care workers in home care need to be able to work with DME safely and effectively. This course defines DME, explains the various types of DME used in the home, describes the Safe Medical Act of 1990, identifies the process for obtaining DME, and presents measures for appropriate and safe use of DME in the home. The goal of this course is to teach general staff and non-licensed direct care workers in the home care setting the basics of DME.



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