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Accrington Surgical Instruments


ICN number:256

  • Date:16/04/2018
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Update: 16/04/2018

This temporary supply issue is resolved and the products are available to order.

Previous Update: 12/03/2018

Four of the previously affected products are now available to order:

  • FFQ4175
  • FFQ3515
  • FFQ3505
  • FFQ3520

The remaining products are expected to become available for customers to order in the week commencing 8 April 2018.

Previous Update: 22/01/2018


  • We are experiencing temporary supply issues with several single use surgical instruments supplied by Accrington Surgical Instrument Suppliers.
  • Supply is expected to be disrupted for 4-6 weeks.


  • All trusts purchasing the affected products from Accrington Surgical will be affected.
  • Potential alternative products are available to order through our online catalogue.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log on to our website to view the potential alternatives.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Service Advisor.

Whilst we have consulted our clinical team, please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we do advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations’ use of these products.

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Should you require further information about this contract, including pricing and how to order the products, please contact your NHS Supply Chain account manager using the link below.

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