- Recall Information
- Warranty Information
- Safety Alerts
January 23, 2019: URGENT – Teleflex is voluntarily recalling the Riisch® Drainage Bag products listed on the linked pdf (click here) because the device labels are not UDI compliant. The missing UDI compliance information on the labeling would not affect the functlon/performance of the device itself.
Other label information and warnings are unaffected by this labeling. No patient Injury has been reported. Product code and lot combinations not referenced on the pdf are not impacted by this field action. We are notifying our customers to take the following actions:
1. Immediately discontinue use and quarantine any products with the product codes and lot numbers listed on the pdf.
2. Contact Boardman Medical Supply to arrange for return procedures. Call 800-443-3390.
3. Click the links above and below to view pdf for more information. Click here for more information.
November 11, 2018: URGENT –Invacare has identified the potential for the mounting bolt connecting the caster to the base frame of the patient lifts to become loose. Loose hardware can cause wear to the hardware and housings. If not resolved, the caster may seperate from the base of the lift cause the lift to tilt and a potential fall. Click the links above and below to view pdf's for more information, or Click here for more information.
August 16, 2016: URGENT – Sage Products announced a voluntary worldwide recall to include specific lots of impregnated cloth topical skin products at the distributor, healthcare facility, retail and consumer/user levels. The recall is being initiated due to potential product contamination with the bacteria, Burkholderia cepacia. Vendor item number 7905 - SGE7905 / 200764, lot number 55781. Click here to view pdf or Click here for more information.
June 22, 2016: URGENT – Medical Device RECALL Notice for Drive Devilbiss Healthcare Crutches Models: 10400-8, 10400-1, 10401-8, 10401-1, 10402-8, 10402-1, 10430-8, 10430-1, 10431-8, 10431-1, 10432-8, 10432-1 ...click here for exact details.
April 06, 2015: Invacare has announced an urgent medical device recall: Invacare Pronto Air Personal Transporter Models: AIRPTMBDY18, AIRPTMBDY20, AIRPTBASE Service Part Model LPC12-18...click here for exact details.
January 09, 2015: Invacare has announced an urgent medical device recall: Invacare FDX, TDX series and Storm Series power wheelchairs with 20"-24" width configurations with Formula CG Recline seating sytem (i.e. Tilt/Recline, Tilt/Recline/Elevate, or Recline only) and a conventional style back...click here for exact details.
Invacare has announced a recall Invacare SPJ+, Joysticks, and Invacare MK6i...click here for exact details.
Masimo has identified a very small number of Rad-8 instruments that, when moved, can power off without the operator pressing the power button. If a change in power status goes unnoticed by the caretaker, a delay of care could result. This medical device correction and removal notice applies to Masimo Rad-8 Pulse Oximeters manufactured from March 27, 2009 to January 24, 2013.
Important safety and product use information about the ThyssenKrupp Access Levant Stairlift.
Voluntary recall of pasta mixes.
Independence Medical - Select lots of Kits and/or Packs containing H&P Povidone Iodine Products
Independence Medical - Select lots of Rusch Female Catheter and All Purpose ROB/NEL PVC Catheter
CareFusion - Nebulizer Heater (Catalog Code 2M8021 - Mfg prior to Jan 2005)
Invacare Walker Model #6240-5F and #6240-JR5F
Simply Thick (Voluntary recall of products manufactured by Thermo Pac, LLC at their Stone Mountain, GA Food Processing Plant)
|Bed Pan, Urinal||1 Year|
|Bed Side Rail||1 Year|
|Beds *||1 Year|
|Bedside Commode||1 Year|
|Blood glucose Monitor||1 Year|
|Chest Percussor||1 Year|
|Concentrators *||1 Year|
|Electric Hospital Bed *||1 Year|
|Extremity Pump||1 Year|
|Flotation Pad||1 Year|
|Foam Cushion||1 Year|
|Folding & Non-folding Waker||1 Year|
|Gel Cushion||1 Year|
|Hand-Held Nebulizer *||1 Year|
|Heat Therapy Pump *||1 Year|
|I.V. Pole||1 Year|
|K-Pad w/pad||1 Year|
|Manual Hospital Bed *||1 Year|
|Mattress *||1 Year|
|Muscle Stimulator||1 Year|
|Nasal CPAP/BiPAP *||2 Years|
|Overhead Patient Lift||1 Year|
|Oxygen Conserving Device *||1 Year|
|Pneumatic Nebulizer||1 Year|
|Power Wheelchair||1 Year|
|Quad Cane||1 Year|
|Semi-Electric Hospital Bed *||1 Year|
|Standard Cane||1 Year|
|Suction Machine *||1 Year|
|TENS Unit *||1 Year|
|Trapeze Bar *||1 Year|
|Ultrasonic Nebulizer *||1 Year|
|Water Cushion||1 Year|
|Wheelchair *||1 Year|
|Wheeled Walker||1 Year|
|* Any previously rented equipment in "Like New" condition will be warranted as specified above. Expressed warranty must be honored by the manufacturer or Boardman Medical Supply.|
09/01/2015: PRODUCT SAFETY ALERT (click for pdf) – BD Medical has issued a safety alert on their BD plastic sterile syringes. These syringes are FDA cleared for use in general purpose fluid aspiration / injection only. The concerns are that there were reports of decreased potency when drugs are compounded or repackaged and stored in these syringes. When the syringes are used in t his way, there is a potential public health impact. Please read the attached pdf for full details.
Resmed has released a safety notice that may affect some patients currenlty being treated for Central Sleep Apnea syndrome with ASV (Adaptive Servo-Ventilation).
Click here for more detailed information from Resmed.
If you or someone you know is using one of the devices listed below, and have a chronic heart failure and a reduced ventricular ejection fraction of 45% or less, you should consult your physician regarding continued use of this device. The results indicated an increased risk of sudden cardiac death in the group that was being treated with ASV (Adaptive Servo-Ventilation).
In lieu of Resmed's release, Phillips-Respironic has responded that caution should also be taken in regard to their device.
Affected devices include, but are not limited to:
S9 Vpap Adapt
Bipap Auto SV
For more infomation contact Resmed at 1-800-478-9010 or click on the link above.