Important information regarding the recall of certain Philips Respironics patient interface devices (face and nasal masks).
On September 15th, 2022 Philips Respironics announced that it is updating the existing contraindications and warnings of certain patient interface devices (face and nasal masks). The affected masks contain magnets which can potentially affect the functioning and/or induce the movement/dislocation of medical implants or medical devices that can be impacted by the magnetic fields.
For more information about the recall, click here.
Patient safety is always our concern. We are working with Philips Respironics daily to ensure adherence to and facilitation with the recall process. We are waiting to receive specific instructions from Philips on the replacement program.
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If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact the dedicated Philips Patient Help Line at 1-877-387-3311.