Recall – TMS software software error may lead to incorrect change in therapy

Company: Medtronic Inc.
Date of Enforcement Report: 1/20/2021
Class II

PRODUCT

CareLink Personal Software Therapy Management Software Tool for Diabetes CareLink System Therapy Management Software Tool for Diabetes Software Uploader versions: 3.1.5.000 3.1.2.000.

Recall Number: Z-0843-2021

REASON

Incomplete basal rate information may be transmitted leading to a potential for inappropriate change in therapy. During data upload, radio frequency (RF) interference can occur at any point from surrounding devices or equipment that may affect the data transfer between the insulin pump and the CareLink Personal or CareLink System Software.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER

Medtronic Inc. on 11/12/2020. Voluntary:  Firm Initiated recall is ongoing.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE

46,461 affected systems

DISTRIBUTION

U.S. Nationwide and International

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