UPDATE – July 5, 2021
On June 14, 2021, Kingston Oxygen received notification that most CPAP machines and certain BiLevel PAP and ventilators manufactured by Philips Respironics were being recalled. Since then, Kingston Oxygen has been in contact with Philips Respironics directly and has forwarded all serial numbers and customer contact information directly to Philips Respironics. Those patients affected by this global recall should expect to be contacted directly by Philips Respironics.
In the meantime, we again strongly recommend using an alternate PAP device if available. Before discontinuing your PAP therapy, seek medical advice.
Continue to refer to our website (kingstonoxygen.com) for further updates as they become available.
Previous Update – JUNE 17, 2021
Important information regarding certain CPAPs, BiLevel PAPs, and ventilators manufactured by Philips Respironics. Details below.
Kingston Oxygen received notification on June 14, 2021 that Philips Respironics had issued a voluntary recall and safety notice for specific Phillips CPAP, BiLevel PAP and Ventilator Devices due to issues related to the polyester-based polyurethane (PE-PUR) sound abatement foam used in these devices.
Our patient’s safety is our utmost concern. For more information please review the announcement on the Philips Respironics website philips.com/src-update.
We recommend you discuss your Sleep Therapy with your physician regarding continuation of your therapy. Kingston Oxygen Staff will be contacting our affected patients as more information becomes available.