The Amp'd Product Encyclopedia aggregates information about different prosthetic components in one place for easy review. But what makes the Amp'd Product Encyclopedia different from any other resource is that it also includes information about the applicable reimbursement code(s) suggested by manufacturers for these devices and the resulting Average Medicare Allowable. This means that for the first time, you can easily calculate your estimated potential out-of-pocket costs for different types of prosthetic devices.
Being an educated consumer means understanding not only what products are available and what they can do - it also means understanding the financial implications of different device choices. Use the Amp'd Product Encyclopedia to get the most complete picture of how a product can affect your life. Click on the buttons below to quickly find the products that match your functional level.
Amputee Functional Level K1
Has the ability or potential to use a prosthesis for transfers or ambulation on level surfaces at fixed cadence. Typical of the limited and unlimited household ambulator.
Amputee Functional Level K2
Has the ability or potential for ambulation with the ability to traverse low level environmental barriers such as curbs, stairs or uneven surfaces. Typical of the limited community ambulator
Amputee Functional Level K3
Has the ability or potential for ambulation with variable cadence. Typical of the community ambulator who has the ability to traverse most environmental barriers and may have vocational, therapeutic, or exercise activity that demands prosthetic utilization beyond simple locomotion.
Amputee Functional Level K4
Has the ability or potential for prosthetic ambulation that exceeds basic ambulation skills, exhibiting high impact, stress, or energy levels. Typical of the prosthetic demands of the child, active adult, or athlete.