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Class 2 Device Recall Merge Hemo Software Versions: 9.10, 9.20.0, 9.20.2, 9.30.0, 9.40.0, 9.40.1, 9.40.2 with Windows 7 OS

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  Class 2 Device Recall Merge Hemo Software Versions: 9.10, 9.20.0, 9.20.2, 9.30.0, 9.40.0, 9.40.1, 9.40.2 with Windows 7 OS see related information
Date Initiated by Firm April 30, 2014
Create Date November 28, 2016
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on December 23, 2019
Recall Number Z-0665-2017
Recall Event ID 75564
510(K)Number K082421  
Product Classification Computer, diagnostic, programmable - Product Code DQK
Product Merge Hemo software.
Merge Hemo monitors, measures, and records physiologic data from a human patient undergoing a cardiac catheterization procedure. The Monitoring System is for the monitoring of vital parameters including ECG, SpO2, invasive blood pressure, temperature, NIBP and CO2, and for the evaluation of resting ECG, arrhythmias, ST-segments and cardiac output. Some systems are built and designed to measure End Tidal CO2. The system is intended for use in hospital cardiac catheterization laboratories
Code Information Versions 9.10, 9.20.0, 9.20.2, 9.30.0, 9.40.0, 9.40.1, and 9.40.2 with Windows 7 Operating System
Recalling Firm/
Merge Healthcare, Inc.
900 Walnut Ridge Dr
Hartland WI 53029-8347
For Additional Information Contact Merge Service and Support
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
The application may crash during the cath lab procedure.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Software design
Action Merge sent an Important Alert letter to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers with questions were instructed to contact Merge Support at 866-261-5761 or support@merge.com. For questions regarding this recall call 877-741-5369.
Quantity in Commerce 192 sites potentially have the affected software
Distribution Nationwide Distribution
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 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = DQK and Original Applicant = EMAGEON INC.