APPLICATION CARD OF MODEL 8870 SOFTWARE USED IN MEDICAL PROGRAMMER 8840 N VISION. Related Appliances: SYNCHROMED II IMPUTABLE INFUSION PUMP (10339190229); ACTIVE PROGRAMMABLE NEUROSTIMULATOR (10339190338); MEDTRONIC PROGRAMMABLE NEUROSTIMULATOR (10339190310); PROGRAMMER N`VISION MEDTRONIC (10339190180).
“If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.