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DVA Rehabilitation Appliances Program

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Independence Australia's information for DVA Rehabilitation Appliances Program (RAP). Learn more about DVA eligibility, orders and products.

How to prescribe with

How to prescribe with Independence Australia The approved prescriber (nurse advisors, registered nurses, general practitioners, urologists and, for some items, physiotherapists and occupational therapists) assesses the beneficiary’s eligibility; that is their possession of either Gold or White card The prescriber determines the continence aids required. To view the full product range either: 1) Contact the customer service team by phoning 1300 788 855 to request a DVA catalogue or 2) Log in to the RAP Prescriber Portal to download a DVA catalogue (details below) An initial prescription can be completed by submitting the Direct Order Form via: INDEPENDENCE AUSTRALIA’S RAP PRESCRIBER PORTAL FAX, EMAIL OR MAIL Visit to create a new prescriber account (if not registered) or to login (if registered) Once logged in select When the fields have been entered and the products have been selected complete the process by selecting The prescriber completes the Direct Order Form which can be downloaded by visiting under Info > Funding Schemes Submit the completed Direct Order Form to Independence Australia E: F: 1300 788 811 Independence Australia Reply Paid 9910 MELBOURNE VIC 8060 (No stamp required) Upon receiving the prescription, Independence Australia will deliver the order directly to the beneficiary’s place of residence. DVA orders will be delivered within 2 working days in metropolitan areas or 3 working days for rural areas The prescriber is required to provide the beneficiary with a copy of the Direct Order Form for re-ordering purposes The initial prescription is valid for up to two years. Subsequent orders can be made by a prescriber, the beneficiary or their nominated representative. Orders can be placed via phone, fax, email, in person or by prescribers using the RAP Prescriber Portal

Contents Our Services 2 What is RAP? 4 Lodging an Application 6 AD01 Draw Sheets - Absorbent, Waterproof Backing 9 AD02 Disposable Liners/Underpads - (Blue Underlay) 13 AD03 Catheter Drainage Bags - Overnight (Non-sterile / Sterile) Non-drainable 17 AD04 Urinals (Male and Female) 19 AD05 Catheters - Indwelling (e.g. Foley) 23 AD06 Continence Briefs - Long Lasting 33 AD07 Continence Pads - Disposable 51 AD08 Urine Drainage Bottles 69 AD09 Leg Bag - (Non-sterile / Sterile) 71 AD10 Penile Clamp 77 AD11 Catheters - Intermittent (e.g. Nelaton) 79 AD12 Catheters - External (e.g. Uridome / Penile Sheath / Penile Pouch) 91 AD13 Urine Collection Bag Hangers 97 AD14 Waterproof Sheets - Rubberised 99 AD15 Continence Consumables 111 AD16 Occlusive Devices - Anal Plugs 119 AD17 Urethral Meatal Products 121 AD18 Faecal Collectors - Perianal 123 AD19 Continence Briefs - (Mesh / Stretch) Short Term 125 AD20 Pessary Rings 129 AD21 Continence Pads - Re-usable / Washable 131 AD22 Catheter Drainage Bags - (Non-sterile / Sterile) Drainable 135 AD23 Long / Short Term Catheter Valves 139 AD24 Chair Pads - Waterproof 141 AD26 Continence Absorbent Mats - For Beside The Bed Only 143 AT10 Palliative Care Appliances 145 AU05 Personal Hygiene / Grooming / Dressing Appliances 147 All information was correct at time of printing (January 2018). 1

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