Cathflo® Activase® Frequently Asked Questions

General Information

What is Cathflo?

What is Cathflo indicated for?

How does Cathflo work?

What are the potential benefits of the high-fibrin specificity of Cathflo?

How efficacious is Cathflo?

What is the safety profile of Cathflo in adult patients?

What is the efficacy and safety profile for pediatric patients?

Is Cathflo expected to reach pharmacologic concentrations in systemic circulation?

Coverage

Does Medicare cover Cathflo for the treatment of CVAD occlusions?

Do private payers cover Cathflo?

Reimbursement

How is Cathflo reimbursed by Medicare when administered in the inpatient setting?

How is Cathflo reimbursed by Medicare when used in the outpatient hospital setting?

How is Cathflo reimbursed by Medicare when used in a physician’s office/freestanding clinic?

What about payment for uninsured patients?

aAt least 1 due to catheter rupture.
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