Stryker Howmedica (eDirect) Variax Fibula Plates (ICN 1404)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2021/1404 ICN Number: 1404
  • The supplier Stryker Howmedica (eDirect) has informed us that the temporary supply issue with its Variax Fibula Plates is still ongoing.
  • The affected product codes are currently unavailable to order.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternative products available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Please see our download section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product codes.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by the end of November 2021.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Relationship Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Change:

  • The supplier Stryker Howmedica (eDirect) has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Variax Fibula Plates.
  • There are 16 product codes affected.
  • The supply issue is due to manufacturing constraints on these items.

Impact:    

  • The affected product codes are currently 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 the end of October 2021.

Next Steps:   

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

Downloads ▼

  • 1404 Stryker Product Listing

    An Excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 1404.

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