Following assessment; a Devon Equipment Prescriber will establish if the person is eligible for equipment from DILIS. If SADLs are identified to meet an un-met need the prescriber will:
The person or their family/carer should collect the equipment themselves or may choose to arrange and pay for delivery and/or fitting themselves with the local accredited retailer.
In exceptional circumstances delivery may be included on prescription:
Having assessed and issued a prescription the person owns and is responsible for their equipment. See ‘Quick guide Repair and Replace Policy’. Follow up from prescriber may be required if: