Silver-Sept® Silver Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel
3015S-1.5 oz. Tube
Catalog no: 3015S
Case Quantity: 12
Silver-Sept Silver Antimicrobial Skin & Wound Gel, containing
200μg/gram total silver, is a clear, amorphous hydrogel wound dressing that helps to maintain a moist wound environment that is conducive to healing. Silver-Sept will not stain or discolor tissue.
Silver-Sept Gel functions as a long-lasting antimicrobial barrier by inhibiting the growth of common bacteria such as: Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis, Serratia marcescens, including the antibiotic resistant strains: MRSA & VRE, as well as fungi such as, Candida albicans and Aspergillus niger.
Silver-Sept Gel is intended for OTC use for Abrasions & Lacerations and under the supervision of a healthcare professional in the management of:
- Stage I-IV Pressure Ulcers
- Partial and Full Thickness Wounds
- 1st and 2nd degree burns
- Diabetic Foot and Leg Ulcers
- Grafted and Donor Sites
Medicare Reimbursement HCPCS Code: A6248
Silver-Sept ® Silver Antimicrobial Skin & wound Gel is currently reimbursed under Medicare Code A6248. The current reimbursement rate is $18.09 / oz. or $54.27/ 3 oz. tube for all states except HI-$19.52, Alaska-$18.25 and Puerto Rico-$21.69. Medicare allowable: 3 oz. / month.