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MESSAGE FOR VEP CLIENTS USING THE PHILIPS TRILOGY 200 AND BIPAP A40

We have recently learned that Philips Respironics issued a voluntary recall and safety notification for specific ventilator devices due to potential health risks relating to the sound abatement foam used in the devices –...
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A virtual care innovation for home mechanical ventilation

A virtual care innovation for home mechanical ventilation – Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) Vol. 193, Issue 17 26 Apr 2021
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Important COVID-19 Communique From The Ontario Ventilator Equipment Pool (VEP)

COVID-19 COMMUNIQUE – March 19 2020 A message from the Ontario Ventilator Equipment Pool (VEP) As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve around the world; the Ontario Ventilator Equipment Pool is monitoring the situation closely and taking precautionary measures to...
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Urgent Field Safety Notification Stellar 100/150 Device failure may lead to alarm malfunction

December 27, 2019                                          Re: Urgent Field Safety Notification Stellar 100/150 Device failure may lead to alarm malfunction Dear Ontario Ventilator Equipment Pool (VEP) client, parent, caregiver, substitute decision maker (SDM): The VEP received...
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Inability to retain user default settings on Rad 8 device after power cycle

Reason for Advisory Notice: Rad-8 device has been noted to revert back to factory default settings after power cycle. Device functions as intended once user settings are configured or verified after power cycle, there is no impact to performance. Affected Product: Rad-8 devices...
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Important Safety Information on Non-Invasive Ventilation Devices

Non-invasive ventilation devices are used to provide non-invasive respiratory support to patients who experience respiratory insufficiency caused, for instance, by obstructive sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and neuromuscular or chest wall disorders. The...
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