Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Siemens RAPEDPoint500

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 Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

¿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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Acid, lactic, enzymatic method - Product Code KHP
  • Causa
    Some v2.2.2 upgrade kits include a dialysate mode which not cleared/approved for shipment in the united states.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent a Customer Notification dated July 2016 to all affected domestic (US) customers via Federal Express on July 5, 2016. Customers were asked to take the following actions: Please do not use the dialysate mode. If you have enabled this feature, please disable it by following these instructions: 1. At the System screen, select Setup. 2. Select Secured Options > Analysis Options. 3. Unselect Dialysate. 4. Select the Continue button 3 times. Please review this letter with your Medical Director. Complete and return the Field Correction Effectiveness Check attached to this letter within 7 days. Customers with questions were instructed to contact their Siemens Customer Care Center or their local Siemens Technical Support representative. For questions regarding this recall call 781-269-3000.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software Version 2.2A
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution to AL, CA, MA, NJ, OH, TX, WA, PA
  • Descripción del producto
    Siemens RAPIDPoint¿ 500 v2.2.2A Software Upgrade Kit; SMN 11066719, Software Version 2.2A || The RAPIDPoint 500 system is designed for professional use in a point-of care or laboratory environment. This system tests blood gases, electrolytes, metabolites, total hemoglobin, and hemoglobin derivatives in arterial, venous, and capillary whole blood samples. The following parameters are tested: pH, pC02, p02, Na+, K+, Ca++, Cl-, glucose, lactate, tHb, F02Hb, FCOHb, FMetHb, FHHb, nBili
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc, 2 Edgewater Dr, Norwood MA 02062-4637
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source