Muscle Stimulator for Continence Issues (includes appropriate electrodes and batteries)

Last modified: 
31 August 2020
RAP item number: 
AD27
RAP item category: 
AD00 - Continence Products
Is this a contracted item: 

No

Is prior approval required: 

No

Comments: 

Use of the muscle stimulator would be part of an overall management plan which includes a home exercise program and appropriate reviews. Instruction in use, prescription of exercises and continence education would be provided by a continence nurse or physiotherapist. Evaluation of the effectiveness of this type of intervention would be completed prior to recommendation of supply.

RAP National Guidelines apply.