Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de GE Healthcare Inc.

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 GE Healthcare.

¿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 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
    System, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Causa
    Images from the centricity pacs-iw with universal viewer and centricity universal viewer may be missing when a system parameter maproute is set to a value greater than 1.
  • Acción
    The firm sent out an Urgent Medical Device Correction letter dated 8/11/2015 to all affected customers. Letter states that No User activity required. GE Healthcare has completed a remote inspection of your system and found that this system parameter is currently set to the default setting of 1. The firm will correct all affected systems by a providing software update. The letter also states that if the customer has any questions they should call GE Healthcare Service at 1-800-437-1171 or their local service representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Number: Centricity Universal Viewer Version 6.0 software  Codes: 2090255-001 UV 6.0 Web Client Media Kit. 05 Jun 15 to present
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - U.S. nationwide in the states of: AK, CA, CO, DE, FL, HI, ID, NY, PA, SD, TN and TX; France, Germany, Greece, India, Israel, Malaysia, Mexico, Northern Ireland (UK), Panama, Poland, Russia, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Turkey, UAE and Uruguay.
  • Descripción del producto
    Centricity Universal Viewer || Product Usage: The Centricity Universal Viewer Version 6.0 software is a picture archiving and communications system, a device that provides one or more capabilities relating to the acceptance, transfer, display, storage, and digital processing of medical images. Its hardware components may include workstations, digitizers, communications devices, computers, video monitors, magnetic, optical disk, or other digital data storage devices, and hardcopy devices. The software components may provide functions for performing operations related to image manipulation, enhancement, compression or quantification. Used in Radiology.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    GE Healthcare, 540 W Northwest Hwy, Barrington IL 60010-3051
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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