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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of September 12, 2012

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Product Detail

Product Description AmeriWater MRO Dialysis RO+ System, AmeriWater 1303 Stanley Avenue, Dayton, OH 45404 (800) 535-5585 www.AMERIWATER.com. The AmeriWater MRO Portable Reverse Osmosis Systems are water treatment systems intended for use in hemodialysis applications. They are designed to pre-treat and purify potable water for use in making dialysate for hemodialysis and to meet current AAMI and Federal (U.S.) standards. The AmeriWater Portable MROS model is intended for use in a hospital, clinic, dialysis center, or for home care for single patient use. The AmeriWater Portable MRO1 model is for treatment of up to two patients in a hospital, clinic, or dialysis centers.
Recall Number Z-2321-2012
Classification Class II
Code Info Model Number MROS, Catalog #00MROS20, 00MROS21 & Model Number MRO1, Catalog #00MRO120, and 00MRO121; Model Number(s): MROS and MRO1; Serial #'s 31000 to 31079.
Product Distributed Qty 80 Units
Reason For Recall The firm was notified that a malfunction of the device was caused by an incorrect fuse 32 volt 15 amp fuses instead of 250 volt 15 amp fuses, that was installed in the water system. The incorrect fuse may result in excessive heat in the fuse holder eventually resulting in failure of the device to operate.

Event Detail

Event Id 62891
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm AmeriWater Inc
City Dayton
State OH
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-08-09
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) including states of: AL, AR, CO, CT, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, MO, MS, NC, NY, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX and VA; and country of: Canada.
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