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Exufiber Ag+ Gelling fiber dressing with antimicrobial action

Exufiber Ag+ Gelling fiber dressing with antimicrobial action

Exufiber Ag+ Gelling fiber dressing with antimicrobial action

Technology and Product Assessment
Product Type: Antimicrobial
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Exufiber Ag+ is a silver-based antimicrobial gelling fiber dressing 

INTENDED USES: exuding wounds such as Pressure ulcers, Leg and foot ulcers, Partial thickness burns, Surgical wounds, Donor sites, Chronic wounds, Oncology wounds. Exufiber is not intended for dry wounds or full thickness burns. 

CLAIMED BENEFITS: Exufiber is a sterile, nonwoven dressing made from highly absorbent polyvinyl alcohol fibres. In contact with wound exudate, Exufiber transforms into a gel that facilitates moist wound healing and ease of removal during dressing changes. Exufiber Ag+ contains silver sulphate that is evenly distributed throughout the dressing. A rapid and sustained antimicrobial effect is initiated via contact with wound fluid. Antimicrobial action for up to 7 days (in vitro). Kills a broad range of pathogens including VRE, MRSA (in vitro), fungi.

OPTION: Exufiber Ag+ is available both as a sheet and ribbon as dressings. 

Manufacturer: Molnlycke
Information retrieved from manufacturer and/or FDA-approved labels
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ESSENTIALS

Product
Estimated
Out-of-pocket
Cost
HCPCS Class
HCPCS
Exufiber Ag+, 8” x 12” (20 x 30 cm), box of 5
Alginate or other fiber gelling dressing, wound cover, sterile, pad size more than 48 sq. in., each dressing
A6198
Exufiber Ag+, 2˝ x 2˝ (5 x 5 cm), box of 10
Alginate or other fiber gelling dressing, wound cover, sterile, pad size 16 sq. in. or less, each dressing
A6196
Exufiber Ag+, 4˝ x 4.8˝ (10 x 12 cm), box of 10
Alginate or other fiber gelling dressing, wound cover, sterile, pad size more than 16 sq. in. but less than or equal to 48 sq. in., each dressing
A6197
Exufiber Ag+, 6˝ x 6˝ (15 x 15 cm), box of 10
Alginate or other fiber gelling dressing, wound cover, sterile, pad size more than 16 sq. in. but less than or equal to 48 sq. in., each dressing
A6197
Exufiber 0.8˝ x 17.7˝ (2 x 45 cm), box of 5
Alginate or other fiber gelling dressing, wound filler, sterile, per 6 inches
A6199
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Product
Estimated
Out-of-pocket
Cost
Patient DME Co-Payment per Billable Unit
DME Reimbursement to Suppliers
Frequency Replacement if Requirements Met
Office and/or Facility - Product reimbursement
Exufiber Ag+, 8” x 12” (20 x 30 cm), box of 5
$.00
each dressing (carrier discretion)
1 change/day (1 sheet)
Exufiber Ag+, 2˝ x 2˝ (5 x 5 cm), box of 10
$1.69
each dressing
$8.47
1 change/day (1 sheet)
Exufiber Ag+, 4˝ x 4.8˝ (10 x 12 cm), box of 10
$3.79
each dressing
$18.93
1 change/day (1 sheet)
Exufiber Ag+, 6˝ x 6˝ (15 x 15 cm), box of 10
$3.79
each dressing
$18.93
1 change/day (1 sheet)
Exufiber 0.8˝ x 17.7˝ (2 x 45 cm), box of 5
$1.22
per 6 inches
$6.09
1 change/day (up to 2 units of filler/change)
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Product
Estimated
Out-of-pocket
Cost
Features
Exufiber Ag+, 8” x 12” (20 x 30 cm), box of 5
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Moderate Exudate: High Indications: May be applied over infected tissue Indications: May be used to pack deep wounds Indications: May be used under compression Medicare freq of replacement: 1/day Wear time: Up to 7 days
Exufiber Ag+, 2˝ x 2˝ (5 x 5 cm), box of 10
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Moderate Exudate: High Indications: May be applied over infected tissue Indications: May be used to pack deep wounds Indications: May be used under compression Medicare freq of replacement: 1/day Wear time: Up to 7 days
Exufiber Ag+, 4˝ x 4.8˝ (10 x 12 cm), box of 10
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Moderate Exudate: High Indications: May be applied over infected tissue Indications: May be used to pack deep wounds Indications: May be used under compression Medicare freq of replacement: 1/day Wear time: Up to 7 days
Exufiber Ag+, 6˝ x 6˝ (15 x 15 cm), box of 10
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Moderate Exudate: High Indications: May be applied over infected tissue Indications: May be used to pack deep wounds Indications: May be used under compression Medicare freq of replacement: 1/day Wear time: Up to 7 days
Exufiber 0.8˝ x 17.7˝ (2 x 45 cm), box of 5
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Moderate Exudate: High Indications: May be applied over infected tissue Indications: May be used to pack deep wounds Indications: May be used under compression Medicare freq of replacement: 1/day Wear time: Up to 7 days
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