WorkSafeNB pays all reasonable expenses for required medical treatment arising from the work-related injury, for the rest of person’s life. WorkSafeNB may also reimburse the cost of prescription medication, assistive devices, and other items.
If you were injured at work and as a result need to use catheters for bladder management, your WorkSafeNB caseworker needs to approve your doctor prescription for catheters.
There may be a better catheter option for you.
1. Ask for samples of SpeediCath. Simply click on the “ Free SpeediCath Samples “ on this page.
2. Talk to your doctor - ask for a prescription for SpeediCath. SpeediCath is used once so the prescription will be for 4-5 catheters per day.
3. Ask your doctor to complete and sign the SpeediCath support letter. Simply click on the letter on this page, download the letter and send it to your doctor. This letter outlines the issue(s) you are having and why you need to use SpeediCath.
4. Submit the prescription and Support letter to your WorkSafeNB case manager for approval.
5.Once approved, ask your catheter