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Class 1 Device Recall Getinge Flowi

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  Class 1 Device Recall Getinge Flowi see related information
Date Initiated by Firm December 22, 2022
Date Posted January 26, 2023
Recall Status1 Open3, Classified
Recall Number Z-0959-2023
Recall Event ID 91339
510(K)Number K191027  
Product Classification Gas-machine, anesthesia - Product Code BSZ
Product Getinge Flow-i Anesthesia Systems
Flow-i C20, Part no. 6677200
Flow-i C30, Part no. 6677300
Flow-i C40, Part no. 6677400

Code Information Part # UDI 6677200 7325710001349 Serial Numbers 1202-8027 Part # UDI 6677300 7325710001363 Serial Numbers 1058-1201 Part # UDI 6677400 7325710001318 Serial Numbers 2034-8446 Software versions 4.8.0, 4.8.1, 4.8.2, and 4.8.3.
Recalling Firm/
Getinge Usa Sales Inc
1 Geoffrey Way
Wayne NJ 07470-2035
For Additional Information Contact Stephanie Moretti
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Due to a software bug, under certain conditions, pressure cannot be built up resulting in no ventilation. If gas delivery is stopped, a sustained decrease in delivered O2 concentration may lead to hypoventilation and hypoxia.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Software Design Change
Action On December 22, 2022, the firm notified affected customers through Urgent Medical Device Correction letters. Customers were instructed to examine their inventory immediately to determine if they have any of the affected serial numbers. If you have an affected system running on software version 4.8.0 through 4.8.3, you may continue use of the device until the software is updated with the following considerations: 1. If during use, the device is switched from Automatic to Manual and it is found that the manual bag is empty the user can activate the Emergency ventilation or turn off/on the device to reset the disabled valves function. 2. Users may also use the resuscitator that is available in the Operating Room. Getinge will update the software to correct the issue free of charge. You can arrange a visit by a Getinge trained or authorized service technician by contacting Getinge Customer Technical Support at (888) 9GETUSA / (888) 943 8872 (select option 1, then option 2), Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. (Eastern Time Zone).
Quantity in Commerce 8,016 Total (7,766 OUS; 250 US)
Distribution US nationwide and Worldwide Distribution: Domestic distribution to AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IN, MA, MI, MO, NY, OH, OR, PA, TX, VA, WA, WV. Foreign distribution worldwide.
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 The manufacturer has initiated the recall and not all products have been corrected or removed. This record will be updated as the status changes.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = BSZ and Original Applicant = Maquet Critical Care AB