IAD not only impairs quality of life, it also results in high treatment costs.
|The cost of treating Incontinence Associated Dermatitis *|
|Average cost to treat one mild to moderate IAD episode in one resident1 (adjusted for inflation)2.||$169 per episode|
|IAD occurrence can be up to 52 %.3
This example assumes 20 % in a 100 bed LTC facility with 75 % incontinence.
|$2,535 per month|
Maintaining a skin-friendly pH 4.5-5.5 helps to:
- prevent and reduce IAD
- save treatment time and costs
- improve quality of life for incontinent residents