Do you need a prescription for a nebulizer and accessories?
Yes, you do need a prescription from your primary care physician in order to buy nebulizers, compressors, and accessories.
Why do you need this information?
The FDA regards all nebulizers and MDI's as prescription devices. For more information please visit fda.gov
Does BV Medical accept insurance for nebulizers?
We currently do not accept insurance directly. If your insurance company does reimburse you for purchase of certain medical devices then please refer to your insurer for required documents and information. We would be happy to help provide information required from our end which may include an invoice or sales receipt.
Are nebulizers covered by Flexible Spending Accounts?
Flexible Spending Accounts allow consumers to deduct pre-tax dollars from their paycheck in employer sponsored accounts to pay for medical expenses. Please refer to your healthcare administrator for required documents and information. We would be happy to help provide information required from our end which may include an invoice or sales receipt.
How do I send my prescription?
You will be prompted before you add the product to your cart. It will ask whether or not you will provide a prescription or if you already have provided BV Medical with a prescription. You can either fill out our Letter of Medical Necessity and upload it, upload a file of the prescription, or upload a photo of the prescription. Please upload when prompted on the product page. Please note if the prescription or Letter of Medical Necessity has not been provided then your order may be canceled.