With the CoaguChekT XS system for Patient Self-Testing, you can test your PT/INR as often as prescribed—but when it's convenient for you. Wherever you happen to be.
Thousands have already discovered the benefits of self-testing. Nearly 9 of 10 who self-test report that the CoaguChek XS system is easy to use and elivers results they trust.1
And the CoaguChek XS system comes with CoaguChek Patient Services—a rock-solid team of skilled professionals dedicated to helping self-testers (and their doctors) track PT/INR results—and manage their warfarin therapy—safely and effectively.
Medicare covers* PT/INR self-testing up to four times monthly for those with chronic atrial fibrillation, a mechanical heart valve or deep vein blood clots(VTE),2 which means more people than ever can take advantage of the convenience of self-testing…virtually anywhere they go.
For your free information packet:
• Visit www.ptselftest.com or
• Call 1-888-601-0232
(M – F from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Eastern Standard Time)
*Coverage and payment are based on a number of factors. Coinsurance and/or deductibles may apply.
1 Gardiner C, Williams K, Mackle J, Machin S, Cohen H. Patient self-testing is a reliable and acceptable alternative to laboratory INR monitoring. British Journal of Haematology. 2004;128:242-247.
2 Medicare National Coverage Determinations Manual. Chapter 1, Part 3 (Sections 170-190.34) Revision 131, 02/23/2011. Available at: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/manuals/downloads/ncd103c1_Part3.pdf. Accessed December 1, 2011.