How can we help you? Does Medicare pay for repairs to my power chair? 3 out of 4 found this helpful Medicare has recently changed the coverage policy for repairs. If you have Medicare benefits and want to use those benefits to pay for repairs on your power wheelchair or scooter your doctor must provide Hoveround with medical documentation from your patient chart notes documenting your continued use and medical need of your equipment. See our complete article here or call our service number, 800-96HOVER, with any questions so we can help guide you through this policy update. Was this helpful? Yes (3) No (0) Category: General Related Questions Why do I have to see a doctor for Medicare to cover my power wheelchair? Who initiates the necessary Medicare or insurance paperwork? Do I have to pay the 20% co-payment? How Do I know if I qualify for Medicare Coverage for a power wheelchair?