Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Siemens RAPIDPoint 500 system

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.

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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
    Acid, lactic, enzymatic method - Product Code KHP
  • Causa
    When both ports (serial and ethernet) are configured to transmit data, the data stream from one port could potentially affect the data stream from the other port causing the data management system to include either: duplicate data, missing data, or data from a different patient.
  • Acción
    Siemens Healthcare issued Urgent Field Safety Notice sent by e-mail to all affected Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Regional offices on July 28, 2015, both in the United States and outside of the United States, for communication with affected customers. This notice informs customers of the issue with the RAPIDPoint 500 dual port LIS transmission feature. Users are informed to: If the system is currently set up with dual LIS transmission enabled, one of the ports (either Serial or Ethernet) needs to be disabled. Instruction provided with the notification. Customer to complete Field Effectiveness Check Form to confirm receipt of the notice. The resolution of this issue will be implemented in the next software release for the RAPIDPoint 500 system. If you have any questions, contact Siemens Customer Care Center or your local Siemens technical support representative. Please fax this completed Customer Care form to (312) 275-7795.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Units shipped between the dates Oct 2011 - June 2015 and within the serial range of 30003-37040 not inclusive.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) Distribution and to the countries of : Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bosnia Herzeg, Brazil, Bulgaria,Canada, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany,Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands. New Zealand, Norway, P.R. China, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic Korea, Romania, Russian Fed, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, U.A.E., United Kingdom and Vietnam.
  • Descripción del producto
    RAPIDPoint 500 Blood Gas Analyzer, || Siemens Material Numbers (SMN):10492730, 10696855, 10696857, 10697306 || This system tests blood gases, electrolytes, metabolites, total hemoglobin, and hemoglobin derivatives in arterial, venous, and capillary || whole blood samples.
  • Manufacturer


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