Infrared thermometers are designed to detect the subtle skin temperature variations caused by variations of the blood that flows to the skin. It is used in persons with diabetic foot ulcers, to detect inflammation and prevent serious ulcer infections.
Pricing and Suppliers
Is it covered by Medicare Part B?
Infrared thermometers not routinely covered by Medicare Part B
How can I purchase this product?
Infrared thermometers can be purchased from medical supply stores. Please refer to table "Other Stores" below for suggestions on where to purchase (if there are no vendors listed and you would like to have information on suppliers, please email firstname.lastname@example.org)
The table below shows highest and lowest Medicare pricing across the country
|Description||Medicare DME co-payment Min / Max
$0.00 / $0.00
If your insurance does not cover this product, you can purchase it directly from any store. A list of online stores and prices is provided below for your convenience. For updated prices, find it on the internet at https://woundreference.com/app/product?id=207
* Indicates whether store accepts Medicare or commercial insurance, but may not apply to this specific product. See coding, coverage and reimubursement for more information.
The information on this handout is for your convenience and educational purposes only. All product claims and specifications are those of the product suppliers. It does not constitute medical advice or a guarantee for reimbursement. Prices may have changed and suppliers may not have product in stock. Please confirm accuracy and appropriateness of information with insurance carrier and product supplier. Clinician and WoundReference assume no liability for inaccuracies or misstatements about products and insurance coverage.