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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of April 3, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Needle Counters; 12.2 x 10.5 x 3.5 cm; 40 Count/70 Capacity; Sterile; Removable Numbered Foam Block; Adhesive Area (Cat. No. 3FA70SSA) Needle Counters; 12.2 x 10.5 x 3.5 cm; 40 Count/70 Capacity; Sterile; Removable Numbered Foam Block; Magnetic Area; (Cat. No. 3FM70SSA) Product Usage: Disposal system for counting of used surgical blades and needles.
Recall Number Z-0983-2013
Classification Class II
Code Info Catalog Number: 3FA70SSA Lot Numbers: all lot numbers less than or equal to 843761 Catalog Number: 3FM70SSA Lot Numbers: all lot numbers less than or equal to 933614
Product Distributed Qty Cat. No. 3FA70SSA: 23,808; Cat. No. 3FM70SSA: 54,912
Reason For Recall Small holes (approximately 1 mm or less) found in device unit level packaging potentially compromising product sterility.

Event Detail

Event Id 63951
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Cardinal Health
City Mc Gaw Park
State IL
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-12-18
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Worldwide Distribution - USA (Nationwide) and the countries of Australia, Canada and Japan.
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