The Commonwealth Government recently announced changes to Skin Barrier Wipe products listed in Stoma Appliance Scheme Schedule Subgroup 9K). Commencing 1 July, 2018, the maximum monthly allowance of skin barriers wipes will standardized at 60 per month to a maximum of 60 per month. Products affected are:
- Smith and Nephew Skin Prep Wipes (4024)
- Hollister Adapt No Sting Barrier Wipes (7917)
- Convatec Convacare Barrier Wipe (37447)
- Ainscorp Periprep Wipes (PPS1)
- Coloplast Brava Barrier Wipes (12021)
- Welland No Sting Barrier Wipes (WBF060)
For more information, please contact your Association.