December 13, 2022

Philips PAP Mask Recall Status

Certain Philips Respironics sleep therapy masks used with PAP machines have magnets in their headgear clips or straps. These magnets could cause safety concerns for people who may be vulnerable to magnetic fields. Health Canada is advising patients that the affected masks should not be used by patients if they or a person in close proximity to them including, household members, caregivers, or bed partners have any implanted metallic medical devices or objects inside their bodies.

Please follow this link here to read more about this recall and what kinds of implants could be affected by these mask magnets. You can also learn more about next steps in this recall by reading the notice from the Health Canada website linked above.

December 13, 2022

SoClean 2 Labelling Amendment in Canada

SoClean has issued a recall notice regarding the label and instructions for use applicable to the SoClean 2 device. Per the notice from SoClean, the SoClean 2 device can continue to be used safely and effectively in accordance with the updated label and instructions for use.

You can read SoClean's notification here: https://www.soclean.com/en-ca/recall

A new manual can be downloaded here.

December 13, 2022

Philips PAP Recall Status

To ensure you are eligible for repairs or replacement of your recalled Philips CPAP/BiPAP machine:

  1. Contact us to let us know you are aware of the Philips recall (if you have not already).
  2. Register any Philips device you wish to have repaired/replaced.  For more info and to register your device, click here or call 877-907-7508.

Keep your device and all accessories!

PAPs are assigned to clients by Philips and are sent to us at random; we will call you when yours arrives in office!