|TO:||DDS Regional Directors, STS Director, CTH Coordinators, Private Providers, CO Quality Management Personnel|
|FROM:||David Carlow, DDS Director of Health Services and Daniel A. Micari, Director, Quality Management Services|
|DATE:||April 9, 2009|
|RE:||MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL ADVISORY: ZOLL AED Plus Defibrillator recall because device may fail to deliver shock, could result in failure to resuscitate patient during sudden cardiac arrest|
Read the complete MedWatch 2009 Safety Summary, including links to the FDA notice and the Zoll customer letter at:
Please ensure those responsible are aware of this medical device recall advisory. Per the direction of the DDS Director of Health Services all agencies (public and private) should forward this information to their nursing staff. Any questions regarding this medication advisory should be directed to David Carlow, DDS Director of Health Services at (860) 418-6083.