Alerta De Seguridad para Commercial Name: Patient Ceiling Elevators. Technical Name: Movement / Patient Transfer Device. ANVISA Registration Number: 80259110133. Hazard Class: I. Model Affected: Maxi Sky 2. Serial Number Affected: 300174590

Según Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (ANVISA), este evento ( alerta de seguridad ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Brazil que fue producido por Maquet do Brasil Equipamentos Medicos Ltda; ARJOHUNTLEIGH AB.

¿Qué es esto?

Las alertas proporcionan información importante y recomendaciones sobre los productos. Aunque se haya emitido una alerta, esto no significa necesariamente que el producto se considera peligroso. Las alertas de seguridad, dirigidas a trabajadores de la salud y a usuarios, pueden incluir retiro de equipos. Pueden ser escritas por los fabricantes, pero también por funcionarios del área de salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
    Safety alert
  • ID del evento
  • Fecha
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  • Notas / Alertas
    Brazilian data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from Anvisa, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of data from the U.S. and Brazil.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Before starting the patient transfer, once the patient is installed in the cabling and the weight is gradually resumed, always check that the fast connection of the scale connection is in line with the quick connection of the spreader bar. Otherwise, do not proceed with the patient transfer, lower the patient, completely remove the patient's weight on the scale, and properly reinstall the spreader attachment. Note: If the quick connection scale is correctly aligned with the quick connection of the spreader, there is no risk of disconnection. If you wish to notify technical complaints and adverse events use the following channels: Notivisa: Notices of adverse events (AE) and technical complaints (QT) for products subject to Sanitary Surveillance should be made through the NOTIVISA System. To access the System, you must register and select the Health Professional option, if you are a liberal professional or the Institution / Entity option, if you are a professional of an institution / entity. Technovigilance System: Patient or citizen can notify through the Technovigilance System / SISTEC access through the link Additional information: - Date of identification of the problem by the company: 05/02/2018 - Date of notification notice to Anvisa: 02/15/2018 The company that owns the affected product is responsible for contacting its customers in due time. to ensure the effectiveness of the Field Action in progress. It stands out the joint responsibility of the distribution chain and use of health products in maintaining its quality, safety and efficacy, as well as the effectiveness of the Field Action, expressed by RDC 23/2012: "(...) Art 2 ° A holder of registration of health product is the holder of the registration / registration of health product with Anvisa. Single paragraph. The registration holder, as well as other agents involved from the production to the use of the product, or discarding it when applicable, are jointly and severally responsible for maintaining the quality, safety and efficacy of the health products to the final consumer. Art. 12 Distributors of health products shall forward to the registration holder, in a timely manner, the distribution map and other information requested for the notification and execution of field actions. (...) "
  • Causa
    Arjo received a limited number of complaints, where it was mentioned that there was occurrence of disconnection of the spreading bar in relation to the fast connection scale. arjo investigated the failure mode and concluded that this hazard could be replicated under a specific sequence of events and could lead to a potential risk of injury to patients.
  • Acción
    Field Action Code FSN-MAG-2018-01 triggered under the responsibility of Maquet do Brasil Equipamentos Medicos Ltda. Will make correction in the field.


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