National Patient Safety Alert – NatPSA 2020 007 MHRA
Published on 23 September 2020
From: Health Facilities Scotland
NatPSA 2020 007 MHRA - Philips Respironics V60 ventilator – actions to be taken to avoid potential unexpected shutdown.
NatPSA/2020/007/MHRA - Philips Respironics V60 ventilator – actions to be taken to avoid potential unexpected shutdown
leading to complete loss of ventilation.
In March 2020 Philips Health Systems released an FSN concerning a number of V60 ventilators. This FSN concerned a hardware fault in the device, which can result in an unexpected shutdown.