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Class 1 Device Recall Colleague, Colleague CX and CXE Triple Channel Infusion Pumps

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  Class 1 Device Recall Colleague, Colleague CX and CXE Triple Channel Infusion Pumps see related information
Date Initiated by Firm January 23, 2009
Date Posted March 02, 2009
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on October 04, 2011
Recall Number Z-1038-2009
Recall Event ID 50839
510(K)Number K063696  
Product Classification Pump, infusion - Product Code FRN
Product Baxter Colleague Triple Channel Volumetric Infusion Pumps. Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Medication Delivery Division, Deerfield, IL 60015 U.S.A., Made in Singapore. Product codes: 2M8153, 2M8163, 2M9163, DNM8153, DNM9163, BRM8153, BRM8153T, BRM8153RT, PNM8153, PNM8153T, PNM8153RT, CNM8153, GNM8153, HNM8153, TRM8153 and WNM8153.

Electronic infusion pumps are indicated for continuous or intermittent delivery of solution through clinically acceptable routes of administration, such as intravenous (IV), intra-arterial (IA), subcutaneous, epidural or irrigation of fluid spaces applications.
Code Information All product numbers and all serial numbers.
Recalling Firm/
Baxter Healthcare Corp.
Rt. 120 & Wilson Rd
Round Lake IL 60073
For Additional Information Contact Center for One Baxter
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Baxter has identified failure codes that lead to a delay or an interruption of therapy, hazards associated with improper cleaning, and damaged battery messages for the Colleague Infusion Pumps.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Device Design
Action Baxter Healthcare Corporation sent an "Urgent Device Correction" letter dated January 23, 2009 to all Colleague Infusion Pump customers, to the attention of the Vice President of Nursing with copies to the Chief Operating Officer, Director of Biomedical Engineering and Director of Risk Management to advise them of failure codes that lead to an interruption of therapy, hazards associated with improper cleaning, and damaged battery messages associated with the Colleague pumps. The letters listed the failure codes involved that lead to an interruption of therapy which could lead to serious injury and/or death; advised institutions to have contingency plans to verify that back-up pumps are available; and provided steps for addressing an interruption of therapy with any failure code. The letters also provided information about the hazards associated with improper cleaning of the pumps and instructions for addressing damaged battery messages. Customers were instructed to complete the attached Customer Reply Form acknowledging receipt of the letter and fax it to 888-569-1585. Direct questions to your local Baxter Representative or to Baxter Global Technical Services by calling 1-800-843-7867, Prompt 2, between 7AM and 5 PM Central Standard Time (CST).
Quantity in Commerce 81,775 pumps
Distribution Worldwide including USA, Puerto Rico, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belgium, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Cayman, Chile, China, Colombia, Curacao, Denmark, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Honduras, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Korea, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macedonia, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Oman, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and Venezuela.
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 = FRN and Original Applicant = BAXTERHEALTHCARE, INC.