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Type of Product Medical Device
TGA Recall Reference RC-2014-RN-00112-1
Product Name/Description Philips HeartStart XL+ Defibrillator/Monitor

Model number 861290

Multiple Serial Numbers affected

ARTG Number: 95661
Recall Action Level Hospital
Recall Action Classification Class III
Recall Action Commencement Date 4/02/2014
Responsible Entity Philips Electronics Australia Ltd
Reason/Issue The Philips HeartStart XL+ Defibrillator/Monitor battery may take slightly longer to charge to 100% at 35 deg C than specified in the Instructions for Use (IFU).
Recall Action Recall for Product Correction
Recall Action Instructions Philips is providing users with an addendum to the Instructions for Use (IFU) specifying the battery charge time and temperature specifications. The addendum specifies the proper battery charge time with the device turned off and PC power connectors i.e., with temperature at 25 deg C (77 deg F), it will take less than 3 hours to charge at100% capacity and less than 2 hours to charge at 80% capacity.
Contact Information 1800 251 400 - Philips Customer Care Centre