Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall eValueMed Infant Transport Mattress

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Philips Electronics North America Corporation.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Pack, hot or cold, disposable - Product Code IMD
  • Causa
    Evaluemed infant heel warmers and evaluemed infant transport mattresses bear no expiration date, nor any warning that product used beyond its expected shelf life may warm to temperature above its specification.
  • Acción
    Philips sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall leter dated January 2016. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to do the following: Actions for Tri-Anim Customers to Take 1.) Discontinue use of eValueMed Infant Heel Warmers and eValueMed Infant Transport Mattresses. 2.) Check for any inventory of eValueMed Infant Heel Warmers or eValueMed Infant Transport Mattresses. 3.) Destroy all products on hand (e.g., by activating or puncturing each unit). Make a note of the total number of cases of products that were destroyed as this will be needed for step 4 below. 4.) Complete and sign the Customer Reply Form provided in this letter or Tri-anims version thereof, to notify Tri-anim of how many eValueMed Infant Heel Warmers and eValueMed Infant Transport Mattresses were destroyed. Submit your signed reply form only after you have completed all steps. Please do not return any product to Philips. Customers with questions should call 336-449-5230 or 262-798-9802. For questions regarding this recall call 978-659-3000.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All in distribution.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution to Ohio only.
  • Descripción del producto
    eValueMed Infant Transport Mattress 301-1015, Distributed by Tri-anima || A disposable heel warmer for use when circulation needs to be stimulated in the infant heel in order for blood sampling to occur
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Electronics North America Corporation, 3000 Minuteman Rd, Andover MA 01810-1032
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source