Supply Issues Various Suppliers Medical Adhesive Tape Multiple Products (ICN 1384)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2021/1384 ICN Number: 1384
  • Clinisupplies is now being affected by this supply issue and one of their product codes is unavailable to order:
    EHH058 – Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 2.5cm x 5m Transparant Latex free.
  • In total there are now seven BSN and Clinisupplies products affected by this issue.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the updated product listing for further information and potential alternative product codes.
  • Unfortunately, the anticipated resolution date is unknown at present however, an update to the ICN will be provided once we have further information.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.
  • The supplier BSN has informed us that an additional product code is now affected and has been added to the ICN.
  • The additional product code is:
    EHH049 – Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 5cm x 5m opaque latex free.
  • In total, there are now six product codes currently affected by the supply issue.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the updated product listing for further information and potential alternative product codes.
  • Unfortunately, the anticipated resolution date is unknown at present however, an update to the ICN will be provided once we have further information.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Change:

  • The supplier BSN Medical has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Medical Adhesive Tape.
  • The five product codes affected are:
    EHH031 -Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 2.5cm x 5m tan
    EHH032 -Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 5cm x 5m tan
    EHH033 -Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 7.5cm x 5m tan
    EHH034 -Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 10cm x 5m tan
    EHH036 -Tape medical adhesive plastic impermeable 2.5cm x 3m tan.
  • The supply issue is due to delay with the raw materials.

Impact:        

  • The affected codes are currently available whilst stocks last, but once the stock has depleted the stock will be unavailable to order.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternative products available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product codes.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by January 2022.

Next Steps:     

  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Downloads ▼

  • 1384 Medical Product Listing with Alternatives

    An Excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 1384.
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