How can we help you? Will my insurance cover the cost of a stair lift? 1 out of 2 found this helpful Unfortunately, Medicare and most private insurances do not cover the costs of a stair lift at this time. Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0) Category: General Related Questions Will a stair lift block my staircase? What happens if my stair lift breaks down? I have a landing in between two straight flights of stairs, what is the solution to this? Are my stairs suitable?