Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Intravenous Cannula and Associated Products (ICN 1713)

Important Customer Notice Update

Ref: 2022/1713 ICN Number: 1713
  • A further three product codes are now affected as a result of this supply issue:
    • FSP270 – Peripheral Intravenous Cannula Non-winged Yellow 24G x 19mm Paediatric PUR
    • FSB1822 – Safety Subcutaneous Infusions Sets With Extension Clear 26G x 6mm 80cm
    • FSB1826 – Safety Subcutaneous Infusions Sets With Extension Clear 26G x 9mm 110cm.
  • Potential indirect alternative products are 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.

Change:

  • The supplier Smiths Medical International Ltd has informed us of a temporary supply issue with its Peripheral Intravenous Cannula Non-Winged, FSP069.
  • The supply issue is due to ongoing supply constraints.

Impact:

  • FSP069 is currently unavailable to order.
  • A potential indirect alternative product is available to order through our online catalogue:
    • FSP070 Peripheral Intravenous Cannula Non-Winged.
  • Please see our Downloads section to refer to the product listing for further information on the affected product code.
  • The supply issue is anticipated to be resolved in August 2022.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the alternative product.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Relationship Manager or 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 ▼

  • 1713 Smiths Medical Product Listing with Alternatives 14 July 2022

    An Excel file detailing the affected product and alternatives for ICN 1713.
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