OPSITE FLEXIFIX

Transparent Conformable Film Roll

Overview

Description

OPSITE FLEXIFIX Transparent Film Roll


Features

  • Transparent
  • Conformable
  • Unique roll format


Benefits

  • OPSITE Film - The film is waterproof and aids in the prevention of bacterial contamination. Its high moisture vapor permeability helps prevent the accumulation of perspiration and fluid under the dressing. The acrylic adhesive minimizes the risk of skin damage on removal, especially after long periods of wear.
  • Adaptable to awkward areas - OPSITE FLEXIFIX has been designed to allow easy application of the film to awkward areas of the body and over dressings and tubes. The film is highly conformable and extensible to increase patient comfort.
  • Unique roll system - The unique and novel roll format enables rapid and economical use of the OPSITE film to create comfortable, waterproof fixation for dressings.


Indications

It can be used for:

  • Retention of primary dressings Low Adherent Dressings or ALLEVYN Hydrocellular Hydrophillic Polyurethane Wound Dressing
  • Fixation of tubing
  • Attachment of leg bags, stoma devices, etc.


Ordering Codes / Reimbursement Information

Usual Allowable Amount: Up to 3 per week.

Specific Coverage Criteria: Covered when used on open, partial-thickness wounds with minimal exudate or closed wounds.

Product # Size Pcs/Pkg Pkgs/Case HCPCS Code
66000040 2" x 11 yds Roll 1 24 A6257*
66000041 4" x 11 yds Roll 1 12 A6257*


*Suggested code only. Confirmation from SADMERC pending.

Instructions for use

Step 1

Cut off the desired length of film from roll.

Step 2

Fold the strip along its length to crack the protective papers. Remove the backing paper marked No.1 "remove first".

Step 3

Apply the adhesive film to desired area and smooth down.

Step 4

Remove the green squared grid carrier, marked No 3.

Step 5

To remove the film, gently stretch the film parallel to the skin and lift off.

Please see Overview tab for Contraindications/Precautions