View Alert

Originator: MHRA Medical Device Alerts

Issue date: 15-Jan-2020 12:01:02

Action by recipients:
  • Care Trusts
  • Mental Health Trusts
  • Specialists Trusts
  • NHS Regional Offices
  • Learning Disabilities Trusts
  • Mental Health & Social Care Trusts
  • Ambulance Trusts
  • Mental Health & Learning Disabilities
  • Acute Trusts
  • Community Trusts

Information to recipients:
  • Other contacts
  • Independent Healthcare Providers (registered with CAS)
  • Clinical Commissioning Groups
  • Ofsted recipients
  • Social Care Providers (registered with CAS)
  • Special Health Authorities

Action category: Action

Title: NIPPY ventilator range (all models) – update to instructions for use

Broadcast content: Manufactured by Breas Medical Limited – maintenance schedule now includes changing the internal memory/alarm battery every 3 years.

Additional information: NHS England Regional offices:
Do not cascade to primary care

Alert reference: MDA/2020/001

Action underway deadline: 22-Jan-2020

Action complete deadline: 26-Feb-2020


Contact our helpdesk


Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency