Sentara Home Care Services Medical and Respiratory Equipment helps each patient achieve and maintain their highest level of independence. We provide not only a comprehensive range of equipment, but also the therapies and educational instruction that enable patients to maximize its benefits.
A patient's readjustment to daily living at home can be facilitated by a wide variety of products we provide to help with comfort and mobility.
Patients needing specialized equipment during their recovery may also choose from a complete inventory of wheelchairs, sophisticated adaptive equipment, and specialty seating systems.
Staff Support and Education
When we deliver medical equipment to a patient’s home, our team of professional technicians, therapists and nursing staff step in to teach, guide and assist. Education is provided for the patient and caregiver about the disease process, proper use of the equipment and tips to avoid problems. Our medical and respiratory staff is available 24 hours a day.
Our exceptional team is made up of carefully selected and screened professionals who provide the same high quality care that physicians and patients alike have come to expect from Sentara. You can be confident that our staff treats patients and family members with the utmost care and respect.
We work directly with physicians and hospital case managers and discharge planners to ensure a smooth transition from hospital or skilled care to home. A staff professional meets with and/or assesses the needs of the patient with respect to the equipment ordered. Patients and equipment are continually monitored to ensure that it is timely and up to date.
Service and Repair Programs
We provide service and repair for all our rental equipment, as well as for our patients' personally owned equipment.
We offer the following equipment and supplies for both home medical and rehabilitation needs:
Nutrition equipment and services
Wheelchairs, walkers, canes, and crutches
Hospital beds and accessories
Bath and shower accessories
Continuous Passive Motion machines (CPM)
Electrical stimulation units (TENS)
Our financial counselors are available to help patients determine covered services and file the necessary paperwork. Insurance reimbursement is available for most medical and respiratory equipment ordered by a physician.
For more information on home medical equipment and services, call (757) 553-3000 or (800) HOMECARE.
Download a brochure here to learn more about Home Medical and Respiratory Equipment.