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IRIC safety alert

Safety Information Message - SIM2209(U1)

Published on 25 October 2022

From: Health Facilities Scotland

SIM2209(U1) - UKHSA investigation into potential contamination of bioprosthetic heart valves with Mycobacterium chelonae – update (1)



This safety information message is issued as an update to SIM2209. It highlights the attached UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) Briefing Note 2022/080 issued on 10 October 2022. Note that actions in Scotland differ from those in the Briefing Note.