Stabilet Infant Warmer models 200, 300, 1250, 1500, 200/3000, 2000, 2200/3200, 3000, and 3200 [Draeger/Hill-Rom]
MedSun: Newsletter #40, September 2009

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert

FDA notified healthcare professionals of a Class 1 recall of these models of the Stabilet infant warmer because these out-of-date devices may cause serious injury to infants and caregivers due to the possibility that the warmer might be the ignition source for a fire. On July 20, 2009, Draeger sent a recall letter to all known customers, requested customers remove the affected devices from service, remove the heating element and the power cord to make the device unusable once removed from service and emphasized these devices are not to be used, donated or sold for any other purpose. Original safety information updated on August 25, 2009.

Additional Information:

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert. Stabilet Infant Warmer models 200, 300, 1250, 1500, 200/3000, 2000, 2200/3200, 3000, and 3200 [Dräeger/Hill-Rom]. August 25, 2009.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm173239.htm

Class I Recall Notice - Draeger Medical Inc., Stabilet Infant Warmer. August 25, 2009.
http://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/Safety/RecallsCorrectionsRemovals/ListofRecalls/ucm180073.htm

Recall - Firm Press Release. Dräger Initiates a Voluntary Device Recall of Stabilet Contacts Current Users. July 20, 2009.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm172783.htm


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