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Republic of Ireland/HSE Customers Philips Device Update - 30th June 2021

Republic of Ireland/HSE Customers Philips Device Update - 30th June 2021

Air Liquide Healthcare has been made aware of a Field Safety Notice (FSN) by the manufacturer Philips relating to ventilation devices - please see below:

FSN Ventilators  

PDF iconDownload fsn_ventilators.pdf (110.7 KB)

FSN CPAP 

PDF iconDownload fsn_cpap.pdf (110.71 KB)

The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) in Ireland, is monitoring this situation and working closely with the HSE. Both have issued statements and will issue additional information and guidance when available.

Click here to for HPRA Safety Notice

Click here for HSE Press Release

Based on current information supplied by Philips, the HSE recommends that all patients continue to use their device as prescribed until a replacement device is supplied or the device repaired. 

As a provider of Philips devices, Air Liquide is working closely with the authorities and Philips.  For further information please see the below statements:

If you are a Patient  - Click Here 

PDF iconDownload if_you_are_a_patient_click_here.pdf (107.68 KB)

If you are a prescriber - Click Here

PDF iconDownload if_you_are_a_prescriber_click_here.pdf (106.38 KB)

Further information, a statement and FAQ document is available on the HSE website, latest news section.

For further information or support from Philips contact 1800 851 241 or see Sleep and respiratory care update | Philips.

Helplines 

Should you have any queries or questions please contact the Air Liquide Helpline at 1800 740 202.