Health product recall

HAMILTON-G5 Ventilator (2019-03-03)

Starting date:
March 3, 2019
Posting date:
March 15, 2019
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Subcategory:
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type III
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Medical Devices
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-69302

Affected Products

HAMILTON-G5 Ventilator

Reason

New software developed for HAMILTON-G5/S1 ventilators. Software reduces the probability of the ventilator entering an ambient state due to occurrence of an error leading to the user message "panel connection lost".

Affected products

HAMILTON-G5 Ventilator

Lot or serial number

All serial numbers below 16192.

Model or catalog number
  • 159001
  • 159002
Companies
Manufacturer
Hamilton Medical AG
Via Crush 8
Bonaduz
7402
SWITZERLAND