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PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Filler

PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Filler

PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Filler

Technology and Product Assessment
Product Type: Antimicrobial
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PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Wound Filler is a foam dressing.
INTENDED USES: For use on pressure ulcers (stages 3-4), vascular ulcers, diabetic ulcers and acute wounds.
CLAIMED FEATURES: Donates moisture or absorbs exudate, depending on condition of wound bed and fluid level in dressing. Continuous cleansing reduces need to cleanse wound bed during dressing changes. Will not stick to the wound bed while maintaining integrity of healing tissue. Expands within the wound cavity and undermined areas to fill dead space. Small particle silver provides an antimicrobial reservoir in the dressing. Expands up to one-third as wound fluid is absorbed. Perforated for ease of use and can be cut to size. Absorbs and holds up to ten times its weight. Soft and pliable, conforms to wound shape. Will not dehydrate wound bed.
OPTIONS: 1" X 3" (2.5cm X 8cm), 1.3 Grams, 14 per Box - 5 Boxes per Case
Manufacturer: Ferris Mfg. Corp
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ESSENTIALS

Product
Estimated
Out-of-pocket
Cost
HCPCS Class
HCPCS
PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Wound Filler, 3
Foam dressing, wound filler, sterile, per gram
A6215
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DME coverage and co-payment
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
PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Wound Filler, 3
$.00
per gram (carrier discretion)
1 change/day
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Product
Estimated
Out-of-pocket
Cost
Recom / Evidence
FDA Safety
Quality Measures
Cost Effectiveness
Product
Estimated
Out-of-pocket
Cost
Features
PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Wound Filler, 1
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Low 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
PolyMem WIC® Silver Cavity Wound Filler, 3
Application: Can be used as primary dressing Depth: Full thickness (deep) Exudate: Low 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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