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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issue Rocket Medical Chest Thoracic Related Products (ICN 1809)
Supply Issue Insight Health Chloraprep Products (ICN 1817)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Sterile Nitrile Examination Glove Supply Multiple Products (ICN 1137)
Supply Issues Blood Gas Syringes Multiple Products (ICN 1201)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Blood Collection Multiple Products (ICN 1324)
Supply Issues Performance Health Crutches, Walking Frames, Walking Sticks and Rollators (ICN 1331)
Supply Issues Audiology Ear Tip Products Multiple Products (ICN 1431)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Syringes and Needles Additional Products (ICN 1492)
Product Recall Radiometer Limited Arterial Blood Sampler FWC169 (ICN 1616)
Supply Issues Stryker Orthopaedic Solutions Multiple Products (ICN 1666)
Supply Issues Bard Integration with Becton Dickinson Multiple Products (ICN 1684)
Field Safety Notice Delta Surgical Haemostats Multiple Products (ICN 1770)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Blood Collection Winged Set Safety with Holder (ICN 1718)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical and Kapitex PVC Tracheostomy Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1757)
Patient Safety Alert Lisclare MySling Design Change Multiple Products (ICN 1798)
Supply Issues Cardiac Services UK Ltd Defibrillation Device Batteries FDJ8228 and FDJ8233 (ICN 1803)
Supply Issues Nutricia (Danone) Adult ONS and Enteral Tube Feeds Multiple Products (ICN 1812)

Resolved
Supply Issues Richardson Healthcare Ltd Cotton Tipped Swab Applicator ENV054 and ENN018 (ICN 1276)
Supply Issues H&R Healthcare Ltd Kendall Calcium Alginate Product Range (ICN 1334)

Delisting
Delisting Becton Dickinson UK LTD Peripheral Intravenous Cannula FSP070 (ICN 1815)
Delisting Iskus Health UK Ltd IV Cannula Multiple Products (ICN 1818)

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Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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3

Contract Information

New Contracts
Chemical Wound Debridement Acidic Gel
Polymer Products
Urinary Catheter Adhesion Inhibition Systems

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2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

1

System Updates

New Update
Tracking Your eDirect Orders

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues Smith and Nephew Dressing Vapour ELY031 and ELY034 (ICN 1786)
Supply Issues Ontex UK Ltd Pants Plus Small, CFP1720 (ICN 1793)
Supply Issues Nutricia (Danone) Specialist Powdered Infant Milk, ABT001 (ICN 1800)
Supply Issues Cardiac Services UK Ltd Defibrillation Device Batteries FDJ8228 and FDJ8233 (ICN 1803)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Blunt Fill Drawing Up Device Multiple Products (ICN 1319)
Supply Issues Lyreco Office Products (ICN 1412)
Delisting Nutricia (Danone) Cow and Gate Baby Jar Food Multiple Products (ICN 1428)
Supply Issues P. Mulrines And Sons Cold Beverages Multiple Products (ICN 1477)
Supply Issues Banner Rubber Bands WEL196, WEL197 and WEL386 (ICN 1561)
Supply Issues Philips Healthcare (Respironics) NIV and Sleep Therapy and Respiratory Solutions Products Multiple Products (ICN 1608)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Epidural Kits and NRFit Epidural Kits Multiple Products (ICN 1637)
Supply Issues Unisurge International Ltd Non Woven Balls ENF008 (ICN 1647)
Supply Issues Bard Integration with Becton Dickinson Multiple Products (ICN 1684)
Supply Issues Medtronic Skin Stapler Multiple Products (ICN 1727)
Supply Issues Essity TENA Multiple Products (ICN 1736)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical and Kapitex PVC Tracheostomy Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1757)
Supply Issues Attends Procedure Pad Virgin Fluff VMU022 and VMU026 (ICN 1779)
Patient Safety Alert Lisclare MySling Design Change Multiple Products (ICN 1798)

Resolved
Supply Issues Unisurge Plastic Medicine Pots FTP000, FTP096 and FTD090 (ICN 1542)
Supply Issues Jacobs Douwe Egberts Coffee ACD606 (ICN 1623)
Supply Issues Becton Dickinson Venous Tube KFK250 (ICN 1773)
Supply Issues Becton Dickinson Prefilled Syringe FWC130 (ICN 1792)

Product Recall
Product Recall Pajunk NRFit Epidural Kits FTR2377 (ICN 1799)

Delisting
Delisting Eximex UK Ltd Specimen Bags KFD265 and KFD267 (ICN 1802)

Pricing Update
Pricing Update Polymer Multiple Products (ICN 1789)
Pricing Update Infection Control Multiple Products (ICN 1794)
Pricing Update Multiple Suppliers Textiles Multiple Products (ICN 1801)
Pricing Update General Stationery Multiple Products (ICN 1806)
Pricing Update General Wound Care Multiple Products (ICN 1807)

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1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

1

Contract Information

New Contracts
Infusion Pumps and Administration Sets and Associated Products

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All Contracts

2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

1

System Updates

New Update
Tracking Your eDirect Orders

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All System Updates

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues B Braun Uro-Tainer Range Multiple Products (ICN 1785)
Supply Issues Laborie Medical T-doc Catheters Multiple Products (ICN 1788)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Sterile Nitrile Examination Glove Supply Multiple Products (ICN 1137)
Supply Issues Ansell Healthcare Surgeons Gloves Multiple Products (ICN 1209)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Blood Collection Multiple Products (ICN 1324)
Supply Issues Performance Health Crutches, Walking Frames, Walking Sticks and Rollators (ICN 1331)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Safety Vascular Access Needles Multiple Products (ICN 1361)
Supply Issues Molnlycke Health Care Ltd Surgeons Gloves Multiple Products (ICN 1448)
Supply Issues Nissha Medical Technologies Ltd Ultrasound Film FDI284 (ICN 1588)
Supply Issues Smith and Nephew Negative Pressure Multiple Products (ICN 1698)
Delisting Rocket Medical PLC Sigmoidoscope Without Filter FFE1078 (ICN 1754)
Pricing Update Patient Dry Wipes (ICN 1781)

Resolved
Supply Issues Respironics (UK) Ltd Nebulisers Multiple Products (ICN 1407)
Product Update Multiple Suppliers Patient Dry Wipes Framework Launch Multiple Products (ICN 1550)
Supply Issues Bayer PLC Mrxperion Dual Syringe Pack with Patient Line and Filling Spike Product JAH311 (ICN 1627)
Supply Issues Vernacare Bedpan Liner and Urine Sampling Cup FSE014 and FSX105 (ICN 1658)
Supply Issues Integra NeuroSciences Ltd Medihoney Barrier 50 ELY289 (ICN 1691)
Supply Issues Starstedt Limited Capillary/Low Draw Tube Glucose KCM155 (ICN 1771)

Field Safety Notice
Field Safety Notice ICU Medical MicroClave Clear Needle Free Connector Incomplete Assembly (ICN 1787)

Product Update
Product Update Becton Dickinson Extension Set FDF2296 (ICN 1780)
Product Update Lyreco 2022 – 2023 Academic Diaries Multiple Products (ICN 1782)

Pricing Update
Pricing Update Disposable Wipes and Skin Cleansing Multiple Products (ICN 1784)

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1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

1

Contract Information

New Contracts
Infusion Pumps and Administration Sets and Associated Products

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All Contracts

2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues Smiths Medical Portex Multiple Products (ICN 1761)
Supply Issues 3M United Kingdom and Bunzl Healthcare Adhesive Film Dressing ELW215, ELW552, ELW880 (ICN 1768)
Supply Issues Starstedt Limited Capillary/Low Draw Tube Glucose KCM155 (ICN 1771)
Supply Issues Becton Dickinson Venous Tube KFK250 (ICN 1773)
Supply Issues Bunzl and 3M Wound Closure Strips (ICN 1774)
Supply Issues Attends Procedure Pad Virgin Fluff VMU026 (ICN 1779)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Boston Scientific Limited Wolverine Cutting Balloons Multiple Products (ICN 1332)
Supply Issues Bard Ltd (BD) PICC, Mid lines and Statlock Multiple Products (ICN 1521)
Supply Issues Ambu UK Ltd Electrodes Multiple Products (ICN 1593)
Supply Issues GAMA Healthcare Ltd Patient Hygiene and Environmental Wipes Multiple Products (ICN 1745)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical and Kapitex PVC Tracheostomy Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1757)

Resolved
Supply Issues Philips Healthcare Foetal Scalp Electrode FDK405 (ICN 1471)
Supply Issues Coloplast Limited Conveen Optima Range Product Multiple Products (ICN 1601)

Field Safety Notice
Field Safety Notice Delta Surgical Haemostats Multiple Products (ICN 1770)

Delisting
Delisting Rocket Medical PLC Sigmoidoscope Without Filter FFE1078 (ICN 1754)
Delisting Vygon Needlefree Extension Set FSB384 (ICN 1764)

Pricing Update
Pricing Update Radiology Consumables Multiple Products (ICN 1766)
Pricing Update Patient Dry Wipes (ICN 1781)

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1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

2

Contract Information

New Contracts
Finance Solutions
National Ambulance Uniforms and General Workwear

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2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues Smiths Medical and Kapitex PVC Tracheostomy Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1757)
Supply Issues Boston Scientific Detachable Coils (ICN 1758)
Supply Issues Boston Scientific Ranger Drug Coated Balloons (DCB) (ICN 1759)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Blood Gas Syringes Multiple Products (ICN 1201)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Blood Collection Multiple Products (ICN 1324)
Supply Issues BSN Medical Limited Immobilisation and Orthoses Podiatry and Associated Products (ICN 1506)
Supply Issues 3M United Kingdom PLC Flexible Casting Tape Multiple Products (ICN 1513)
Supply Issues Philips Healthcare (Respironics) NIV and Sleep Therapy and Respiratory Solutions Products Multiple Products (ICN 1608)
Delisting Unomedical (Convatec) Urology Bowel and Faecal Management Products Multiple Products (ICN 1669)
Supply Issues Essity TENA Multiple Products (ICN 1736)

Field Safety Notice
Field Safety Corrective Action Notice B Braun Perfusor Line PE FSB611 Specific Batch Numbers (ICN 1753)

Delisting
Delisting Radiometer Blood Gas Syringe FWC154 (ICN 1765)

Pricing Update
Pricing Update Recycled Copier Paper (ICN 1749)
Pricing Update Vending Cups Multiple Products (ICN 1752)
Pricing Update Disposable Continence Care Multiple Products (ICN 1756)

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1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

1

Contract Information

New Contracts
Technology Enabled Care, Electronic Assistive Technology and Lone Worker Devices

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2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues Vernacare Absorbent Gauze and Cotton ENA015 ENP037 (ICN 1746)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Molnlycke Health Care Ltd Surgeons Gloves Multiple Products (ICN 1448)
Supply Issues Pharmed and Rocialle NCP General Wound Care Dressings (ICN 1586)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Ltd Limb Cradle Multiple Products (ICN 1595)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Ltd Epidural Kits Multiple Products (ICN 1637)
Supply Issues Bard Integration with Becton Dickinson Multiple Products (ICN 1684)
Supply Issues Smith and Nephew Negative Pressure Multiple Products (ICN 1698)

Resolved
Supply Issues Vernacare Ltd Foam Wash GDW045 and GDW113 (ICN 1598)
Supply Issues Pennine Healthcare Suction Consumables Multiple Products (ICN 1662)

Delisting
Delisting Vygon UK Ltd Sterile Stopcock FSW046 (ICN 1751)

Product Update
Product Update Pal International Sporicidal Wipe VJT574 (ICN 1750)

Pricing Update
Pricing Update Laundry Bags Multiple Products (ICN 1748)

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1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

1

Contract Information

New Contracts
Pressure Infusers

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All Contracts

2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Tracheostomy Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1730)
Supply Issues Molnlycke Surgical Scrub products MRB319 MRB321 MRB475 (ICN 1741)
Supply Issues PDI (EMEA) Ltd Pre-operative Scrub Brush FSL1534 (ICN 1744)
Supply Issues GAMA Healthcare Ltd Patient Hygiene and Environmental Wipes Multiple Products (ICN 1745)
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Natural Spring Water Multiple Products (ICN 1747)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Ansell Healthcare Surgeons Gloves Multiple Products (ICN 1209)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical Bivona Tracheostomy Multiple Products (ICN 1423)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical Endotracheal Tubes Multiple Products (ICN 1629)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Ltd Epidural Kits Multiple Products (ICN 1637)

Field Safety Notice or Recall
Product Recall Becton Dickinson Venflon Pro Safety (VPS) Needle Protected IV Cannula (ICN 1743)

Delisting
Delisting Advanced Medical Solutions Hydrocolloid Multiple Products (ICN 1737)

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1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

1

Contract Information

New Contracts
Pressure Infusers

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All Contracts

2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

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All Savings

1

System Updates

New Update
Search: Improvements to Searching for Important Customer Notices

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Important Customer Notices

Supply Issues
Supply Issues Essity TENA Multiple Products (ICN 1736)
Supply Issues 3M UK Plc Blood Warming Set FSB658 (ICN 1738)

Update to Existing ICN
Supply Issues Multiple Suppliers Blood Collection Multiple Products (ICN 1324)
Supply Issues Teleflex Medical EZ-IO Needles FSN326, FSN324 and FSN323 (ICN 1371)
Supply Issues P. Mulrines And Sons Cold Beverages Multiple Products (ICN 1477)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Epidural Kits and Catheter Fixation Device (ICN 1492)
Supply Issues Sunrise Medical Crutches, Walking Sticks, Walking Frames and Ferrules (ICN 1504)
Supply Issues Bard Integration with Becton Dickinson Multiple Products (ICN 1684)
Supply Issues All Batteries UK Ltd Batteries Multiple Products (ICN 1700)
Supply Issues Smiths Medical International Intravenous Cannula and Associated Products (ICN 1713)
Supply Issues Bard Ltd Foley Trays and Catheter Multiple Products (ICN 1720)

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All ICNs

1

Nationally Contracted Products

New NCP
Blunt Fill Drawing Up Devices

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All NCPs

1

Contract Information

New Contracts
Pressure Infusers

Useful Link
All Contracts

2

New Savings

Information for Clinical Choice
Hand Mitts and Limb Restraints – ICC
Needle Free Connection Systems – ICC

Useful Link
All Savings

1

System Updates

New Update
Search: Improvements to Searching for Important Customer Notices

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All System Updates