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Supply Issues Fairmont Medical Products Limited Irrigation Sets FTK067 (ICN 2132)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2023/2132 ICN Number: 2132
  • The supply issue of Irrigation Sets from Fairmont Medical Products Limited is continuing.
  • FTK067 remains unavailable to order.
  • A potential indirect alternative product is available to order through our online catalogue for the affected product. However, this product may also become subject to intermittent supply with the increase in demand:
    • FTK058 – Irrigation Set Disposable Urology Set Single bag spike L 1.5m.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and potential alternative.
  • We will continue to review the stock to minimise further disruption and will update this ICN as soon as we have further information.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 8 March 2024.
  • The supply issue of Irrigation Sets from Fairmont Medical Products Limited is continuing.
  • One product code remains affected in total:
    • FTK067 – Irrigation Set Disposable Urology Set Bubble Trap Single bag spike L 2.5m.
  • The affected product code remains unavailable to order.
  • A potential indirect alternative product is available to order through our online catalogue for the affected product. However, this product may also become subject to intermittent supply with the increase in demand:
    • FTK058 – Irrigation Set Disposable Urology Set Single bag spike L 1.5m.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and potential alternative.
  • We will continue to review the stock to minimise further disruption and will update this ICN as soon as we have further information.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 9 February 2024.
  • The supply issue of Irrigation Sets from Fairmont Medical Products Limited has improved.
  • Two product codes are now available to order through our online catalogue:
    • FTK058 and FTK068.
  • One product code remains affected in total:
    • FTK067.
  • The affected product code remains suspended and unavailable to order.
  • A potential indirect alternative product is available to order through our online catalogue for the affected product. However, this product may also become subject to intermittent supply with the increase in demand.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code and potential alternative.
  • We will continue to review the stock to minimise further disruption and will update this ICN as soon as we have further information.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 24 January 2023.
  • The supplier Fairmont Medical Products Limited has informed us that the supply issue with its Irrigation Sets is ongoing.
  • Three product codes are affected in total, FTK058, FTK067 and FTK068.
  • The affected product codes remain subject to intermittent supply.
  • There are no alternative products available for FTK058 and FTK067.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue for FTK068. However, some of these products may also become subject to intermittent supply with the increase in demand.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 30 October 2023.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

  • The supplier Fairmont Medical Products Limited has informed us that the supply issue with its Irrigation Sets is ongoing.
  • Three product codes are affected in total – FTK058, FTK067 and FTK068.
  • The affected product codes remain subject to intermittent supply.
  • There are no alternative products available for FTK058 and FTK067.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue for FTK068. However, some of these products may also become subject to intermittent supply with the increase in demand.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 30 August 2023.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

  • The supplier Fairmont Medical Products Limited has informed us that the supply issue with its Chip Evacuators and Irrigation Set products has improved.
  • FKW730, FTK061, FTK062, FTK064, FTK066, FTK065 and FTK069 are now available to order through our online catalogue.
  • Three product codes are now affected in total:
    • FTK058 – Irrigation Set
    • FTK068 – Irrigation Set
    • FTK067 – Irrigation Set.
  • The affected product codes remain suspended and unavailable to order.
  • There are no alternative products available for FTK058 and FTK067.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue for FTK068.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • We will continue to review the stock to minimise further disruption and will update this ICN as soon as we have further information.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 1 August 2023.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

  • The supplier Fairmount Medical Products Limited has informed us the supply issue is ongoing.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 30 June 2023.
  • There are 10 product codes that remain affected in total.
  • We are currently sourcing further alternatives and updates will be made to the product listing as soon as possible.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternatives available for six of the affected products. This is due to these products being listed as alternatives on the Baxter ICN 1869 (no longer active) and Coloplast ICN 1885.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.

Change:

  • The supplier Fairmont Medical Products Limited has informed us of a supply issue with its Chip Evacuators and Irrigation Set products.
  • There are 10 product codes affected.
  • The supply issue is due to increased demand and lead times.

Impact:          

  • All the affected product codes are currently suspended.
  • There are indirect alternatives for some products. However, some of these products may also be subject to intermittent supply.
  • We are currently sourcing further alternatives and updates will be made to the product listing as soon as possible.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternatives available for six of the affected products. This is due to these products being listed as alternatives on the Baxter ICN 1869 (no longer active) and Coloplast ICN 1885.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • To mitigate the impact of disruption customers can review our alternatives where available.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 26 May 2023.

Next Steps:              

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the product listing for further information on the affected product codes and potential alternatives.
  • The continuing supply issue is being monitored in conjunction with the supplier and we will continue to monitor the stock situation to minimise further disruption and update this ICN with the latest information as it becomes available.
  • However, as this is currently a disrupted market and the supply is subject to rapid change, we do have potential alternatives offered. But these may also be experiencing temporary supply issues and therefore, customers may need to consider clinically reviewing all additional alternatives provided.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Services Advisor.

Downloads ▼

  • 2132 Fairmont Medical Product Listing with Alternatives 14 November 2023

    An Excel file showing the product listing with alternatives for ICN 2132.
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