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Supply Issues KCI Medical (formerly 3M) Pivot Head Surgical Clipper Blades FFL086 (ICN 2346)

Important Customer Notice Resolved

Ref: 2023/2346 ICN Number: 2346
  • The supply issue of clipper blades from KCI Medical (formerly 3M) has now been resolved.
  • FFL086 is now available to order through our online catalogue.
  • This ICN is now closed.
  • The supply issue of Pivot Head Surgical Clipper Blades from KCI Medical (formerly 3M) is continuing.
  • One product code remains affected in total:
    • FFL086.
  • The affected product code remains unavailable to order.
  • There are currently no identified alternative products available to order through our online catalogue.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 9 February 2024.
  • The supply issue of Pivot Head Surgical Clipper Blades with KCI Medical (formerly 3M) is continuing.
  • FFL086 remains unavailable to order.
  • There are currently no identified alternative products available to order through our online catalogue.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The supply issue is now anticipated to be resolved by 5 January 2024.

Change:

  • The supplier KCI Medical (formerly 3M) has informed us of a supply issue with its Pivot Head Surgical Clipper Blade, FFL086.
  • The supply issue is due to supplier manufacturing issues.

Impact:

  • FFL086 is currently suspended and unavailable to order.
  • Please note this is a consumable component and is linked to the 3M clipper unit.
  • Unfortunately, there are no alternatives available for this product.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved by 20 December 2023.

Next Steps:              

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The continuing supply issue is being monitored in conjunction with the supplier and we will update this ICN with the latest information as it becomes available.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Services Advisor.

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.

Downloads ▼

  • 2346 KCI Medical Product Listing 5 January 2024

    An Excel file showing the product listing for ICN 2346.
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