Supply Issues Stryker Orthopaedic Solutions Multiple Products (ICN 1666)

Important Customer Notice Supply Issues

Ref: 2022/1666 ICN Number: 1666

Change:

  • The supplier Stryker has informed us of a supply issue with its Trident, Accolade II, AxSOS3 and Asnis products.
  • There are 84 product codes affected including the following product ranges:
    508-11-xxxx, 542-11-xxxx, 6720-xxxx, 6721-xxxx, 6570-0-xxx, 2030-xxxx-1, 6260-9-xxx, 702-xx-xxx, 723-xx-xxx, 702462S, 705031S, 705043S, 705025S, 705032S.
  • This supply issue for Trident and Accolade II is due to increased demand and delays in the distribution network. No product or manufacture related issues have been identified.
  • The supply issue for AxSOS3 and Asnis is due to 3rd party manufacturing supply challenges.
  • There is intermittent supply of stock.
  • The following items can be reused and kept on the instrument sets:
    705031S (DRILL BIT AXSOS 3 TI LOCKING, SHORT, Ø3.1 X 216MM), 705043S (DRILL BIT AXSOS 3 TI LOCKING, SHORT, Ø4.3 X 216MM), 705025S (DRILL BIT AXSOS 3 TI NON-LOCKING, SHORT, Ø2.5 X 216MM) & 705032S (DRILL BIT AXSOS 3 TI NON-LOCKING, SHORT, Ø3.2 X 216MM)

Impact:         

  • The affected products are subject to an extended lead time effective immediately.
  • Please liaise with Stryker directly for potential alternatives.
  • The supply issue is ongoing, this ICN and the extended lead times will be regularly reviewed to ensure it reflects an accurate picture of the affect product codes.
  • 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 31 August 2022.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to seek advice from their local Stryker representative regarding suitable alternatives depending on clinical requirements.
  • Please note that the lead times will be reduced when stock levels recover.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Customer Services Advisor.

Downloads ▼

  • 1666 Stryker Product Listing 24 May 2022

    An Excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 1666.
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