Product recall of flextube valve

The Trust has been notified of an incident where a ventilator circuit failed whilst in use.

Further investigations have revealed there are additional quantities of the same batch number that could be in use.

With immediate effect, please check all stations and vehicles for 22MM flextube breathing system 1.2M with non-rebreathing valve (2070000) for Lot Number 31662369.  

If found, please remove from use and return to the nearest supplies centre.

Please re-order using the supplies order form, reference ID number M553.

You can download a copy of the clinical update here for print and display on station.

If you have any queries, please email

Published 18th July, 2017

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