Catheters play a crucial role in the lives of individuals managing various medical conditions. At Active Life Medical, we understand the importance of easy access to catheter products for those covered by Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley. We will explore the catheters covered by Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley, eligibility criteria, and how Active Life Medical can assist you in obtaining the necessary supplies.


Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for catheter product coverage under Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley, individuals typically need a prescription from their healthcare provider, indicating the medical necessity of catheters for their specific condition. Active Life Medical is here to assist you in checking your eligibility and working closely with your health provider and doctor to ensure you meet the necessary criteria for coverage.


Catheters Covered by Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley:

1. Intermittent Catheters:

Intermittent catheters are designed for periodic bladder emptying. They come in various types to suit individual preferences and needs.

2.  Straight Catheters:

A straightforward and common type, suitable for users who prefer a simple and traditional design.

3. Hydrophilic Catheters:

Pre-hydrated catheters coated with a lubricant, promoting easier insertion and reducing friction.

4. Closed System Catheters:

Closed System Catheters are all-in-one catheter systems that include a collection bag, reducing the risk of infection and offering a more convenient solution.

5. Indwelling Catheters (Foley Catheters):

Indwelling catheters, also known as Foley catheters, are inserted and remain in the bladder for longer-term use. They are secured with a small balloon to prevent slipping out. Available in different sizes and materials to accommodate varying patient needs.


How Active Life Can Assist:

Navigating the process of obtaining catheter products covered by the Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley involves several key steps:

1. Consultation with Healthcare Provider:

Schedule a consultation with your healthcare provider to discuss your specific catheter needs. Obtain a prescription for the required catheter products.

2. Verification of Coverage:

Active Life Medical will collaborate with Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley to verify your coverage, ensuring a smooth approval process.

3. Product Selection and Delivery:

Choose the catheter products that best meet your needs. Active Life Medical ensures prompt and discreet delivery to your doorstep.

Contact Active Life Medical:

For any inquiries or assistance regarding catheter products covered by Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley, contact Active Life Medical. Call us at (800) 319-2336 or use the contact form on our website for personalized assistance.

At Active Life Medical, our commitment is to provide individuals covered by Community Health Plan of Imperial Valley with access to a range of catheter products. By understanding the coverage options and utilizing our assistance, you can confidently manage your catheter care while enjoying an active and fulfilling life. Let Active Life Medical be your partner in navigating the process and ensuring you receive the best care possible.

Find out more about medicare coverage for catheters here.