Class I Recall of Medtronic's Puritan Bennett980 (Pb980) Ventilator Series
- Food and Drug Administration
- Critical Access Hospitals,
- Long Term Care,
- Ambulatory Care
Medtronic is notifying customers worldwide of a voluntary field corrective action for its Puritan Bennett™ 980 (PB980) ventilator series. Medtronic initiated this field action on September 19, 2018.
A Puritan Bennett 980 ventilator is a mechanical ventilator used to support a patient’s breathing. This prescription device is operated by trained healthcare professionals in an acute and or critical care clinical setting for neonatal, pediatric and adult patients.
The voluntary field corrective a…