We want to make you aware of an important development related to certain CPAPs, BiLevel PAPs, and ventilators (including non-invasive and invasive ventilation) manufactured by Philips Respironics. Please be sure to read this information in detail.
On September 6, 2022, Apria was notified by Philips of a voluntary update to its contraindications and warning labeling pertaining to specific face and nasal masks with magnetic headgear clips or straps.
Please review the notification from Philips in detail.
If you have questions or need support concerning this update, please contact Philips’ customer service line at 1-800-345-6443 in accordance with the direction provided by Philips, and please contact your physician for guidance on your specific clinical needs. Thank you for your attention to this matter.
Also, please see the information provided by the FDA.
On June 14, 2021, Philips Respironics announced a voluntary recall for Continuous and Non-Continuous Ventilators (certain CPAP, BiLevel PAP and Ventilator Devices) due to two issues related to the polyester-based polyurethane (PE-PUR) sound abatement foam used in these devices. For information, a complete list of impacted products, potential health risks, and to register your device, please visit this page on the Philips website or call 877-907-7508.
Also, please see this information provided by the FDA: