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Supply Issues PTP Healthcare Ltd Nylon Comb, MRA275 and Shampoo Cap MRA233 (ICN 1983)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2023/1983 ICN Number: 1983
  • MRA233 is now out stock due to a rise in demand.
  • There are a total of two product codes now affected and unavailable to order and there are no alternative product codes available to order.
    • MRA275 Comb nylon – Rigid white 135mm long 50% medium & 50% narrow spaced teeth
    • MRA233 Shampoo cap – Sachet microwaveable.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product codes.
  • The supply issue is still anticipated to be resolved by 28 February 2023
  • MRA275 is no longer subject to Protect Demand Management.
  • The product code is now unavailable to order and there are no alternative product codes available to order.
  • 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 28 February 2023.

Change:

  • The supplier PTP Healthcare Ltd has informed us of a supply issue with its Nylon Comb product code, MRA275.
  • The supply issue is due to manufacturing delays.
  • Due to the ongoing supply issue this product is now being threshold managed and is subject to Protect Demand Management.

Impact:          

  • MRA275 is available to order through NHS Supply Chain. However, trusts are allocated a maximum daily quantity aka “threshold” to ensure fair supply of available stock across the NHS.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section for a full list of product codes subject to Protect Demand Management.
  • This product is anticipated to be removed from Protect Demand Management by 1 February 2023.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to access the product listing for further information on the affected product code.

Next Steps:              

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

Downloads ▼

  • 1983 PTP Healthcare Product Listing 26 January 2023

    An Excel file showing the product listing for ICN 1983.
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