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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of January 8, 2014

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Product Detail

Product Description Philips HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillator Models: M3536A Options A20 - A27, HeartStart MRx ALS Monitor (Grey) The HeartStart MRx is for use for the termination of ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation. The device is for use by qualified medical personnel trained in the operation of the device and qualified by training in basic life support, advanced cardiac support, or defibrillation. It must be used by or on the order of a physician
Recall Number Z-0593-2014
Classification Class II
Code Info Serial numbers: US00558442 - US00558461 US00561519 US00558531 - US00558532 US00561578 US00558615 US00562454 US00558758 - US00558759 US00562504 - US00562527 US00560165 - US00560166 US00562640 - US00562641 US00560738 - US00560739 US00562832 US00560740 - US00560745 US00563125 US00560872 US00563231 - US00563243 US00560909 US00564032 US00561068 US00564177 US00561209 US00564409 US00561447 - US00561452 US00564793
Product Distributed Qty 93 units
Reason For Recall Error in the printing of the therapy energy setting labels on Philips HeartStart M3536A MRx Monitor/Defibrillators. The first energy setting is labeled 10 when it should be labeled1-10

Event Detail

Event Id 67052
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Philips Medical Systems, Inc.
City Andover
State MA
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-06-07
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Worldwide Distribution - US Distribution including the states of IN, MS, TX and VA., and the countries of DENMARK, FRANCE, GERMANY, SPAIN and SWITZERLAND.