Philips Respironics Recall Notification
On June 14, 2021, Philips Respironics issued an urgent recall notification for several models of the Respironics line of ventilators, continuous positive airway pressure therapy (CPAP), and bi-level positive airway pressure (Bi-Level PAP) devices. Philips issued the recall due to possible risks related to potential degradation of the sound abatement foam in the devices.
Visit the Philips website to find out which devices are affected.
Information for patients
Information for patients, families, and caregivers, including affected devices, recommendations, and a Q&A, is available on the Philips website. If you cannot visit the website or do not have internet access, you may reach Philips by phone at 877-907-7508.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your clinical care provider for advice.
Information for clinicians
Information for physicians and other medical care providers is available on the Philips website.
Report a concern to Health Canada
Information on the recall and a process to report concerns is available on Health Canada’s website.