Farla Medical Swabs FGR367 (ICN 1298)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2021/1298 ICN Number: 1298
  • The supplier Farla Medical has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Swabs, FGR367 is still ongoing.
  • FGR367 is currently unavailable to order.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternative product codes to offer at present. However, we are working closely with the supplier to source an alternative and a further update to this ICN will then be provided.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 24 November 2021.
  • Customers are advised to seek advice from their clinical team to see what they deem as suitable to use alternative product code.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.
  • The supplier Farla Medical has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Swabs, FGR367 is still ongoing.
  • FGR367 is currently unavailable to order.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternative product codes to offer at present. However, we are working closely with the supplier to source an alternative and a further update to this ICN will then be provided.
  • Please see our Downloads ▼ section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by mid October 2021.
  • Customers are advised to seek advice from their clinical team to see what they deem as suitable a to use alternative product code.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Change:         

  • The supplier Farla Medical has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Swabs, FGR367.
  • The supply issue is due to a delay in production.

Impact:     

  • FGR367 is currently unavailable to order.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternative product codes to offer at present. However, we are working closely with the supplier to source an alternative and a further update to this ICN will then be provided.
  • 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 16 August 2021.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to seek advice from their clinical team to see what they deem as suitable to use alternative product code.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Downloads ▼

  • 1298 Farla Medical Product Listing

    An Excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 1298.

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