SET for PAD | Outpatient program
This program is focused on improving your walking distance and quality of life. You may be eligible for this program if you have symptoms of claudication. Claudication is pain/discomfort in your legs when walking. SET involves the use of intermittent walking exercise, which alternates periods of walking just beyond the onset of pain with periods of rest. The exercise staff individualizes your settings and workloads based on your ability and gradually increases as you get stronger. Various educational topics are also discussed machine side.
SET for PAD is covered by Medicare. Some other insurance companies may also cover this program, we encourage you to contact your insurance company to determine your coverage. Up to 36 sessions over a 12-week period are covered.
The following CPT code may be helpful information when talking with your insurance about coverage. 93668-Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) rehabilitation, per session.