Are you or someone you love dependent on having special electric-powered medical equipment at home? Please let us know. Our Medically Essential Service can help.
When appropriate, Medically Essential Service can help you with:
If you’re eligible for this service, you may be provided extra time to secure funds or make other arrangements to help ensure your electricity-dependent medical needs are met. However, this does not guarantee uninterrupted service or provide an exemption from paying electric bills. You will still be responsible for backup equipment and power supply in the event of power outages.
Who is Eligible?
Any FPL residential customer whose electric service is medically essential is eligible to join if that medical condition has been certified by a physician licensed to practice in Florida. Electric service is considered essential if you’re dependent on electric-powered equipment as specified by a physician to avoid:
How to Apply
To join this service, you can complete your application online or by printing the Medically Essential Service form
You will need to:
If you selected:
Attention Medically Essential Service program CSF/GO
PO Box 029100
Miami, FL 33102-9100
Important note: To ensure your Medically Essential Service records are current, you must reapply for the service each year. The form can be completed online or by printing it.