Can I Receive Incontinence Products Through Rhode Island Medicaid?

Rhode Island currently provides incontinence products as one of the medically necessary items under its Medicaid coverage. With Rhode Island Medicaid, you may qualify to receive every month a combination of the following:

  • Adult Protective Underwear,
  • Adult Briefs,
  • Bladder Control Pads, And
  • Disposable Underpads.

To be approved for incontinence supplies under Rhode Island Medicaid, the following is required:

  • Must be enrolled in a Rhode Island Medicaid plan.
  • Must have a qualifying medical need, such as autism, Down syndrome, etc. 
  • The estimated amount of supplies needed per day.
  • The medical reason for needing supplies.

What Is Rhode Island Medicaid?

Rhode Island has designated the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) as the single state agency to administer the Medicaid State Plan. EOHHS currently administers the Medicaid program through five internal offices: Program Integrity, Legal, Budget and Finance, Policy and Innovation, and Healthcare Administration.

To be eligible for Rhode Island Medicaid, you must be:

  • A resident of the state of Rhode Island,
  • A U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance,
  • Whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or meager income.

You must also be one of the following:

  • Pregnant, or
  • Be responsible for a child 18 years of age or younger, or
  • Blind, or
  • Have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, or
  • Be 65 years of age or older.

Can I Get Incontinence Products Through Active Life Medical Products?

Active Life Medical Products currently can not supply incontinence products through Rhode Island Medicaid. If you currently do not have Medicaid, visit Rhode Island’s program website to see how.

Incontinence Coverage Information For Rhode Island Medicaid

Active Life Medical Products’ Product Specialists will assist a Medicaid patient in obtaining all paperwork and approvals from state agencies. Start your order today by filling out our Contact Form.