Recall of Device Recall CIC Pro System

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by General Electric Medical Systems Information Technology.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Clinical Information Center - Product Code DSI
  • Reason
    Alarm and reboot problems: two separate issues could occur with the cic pro system when used with telemetry. each issue occurs in software version v4.1 only; a) the system may experience a loss of audible alarms when operating system memory resources reach 170mb and/or b) the system may intentionally or unexpectedly reboot .
  • Action
    GE Healthcare sent a certified letter titled "Urgent Medical Device Correction" to customers on 3/13/07 that explained the short and long term solutions and that the company would be providing a software update that will rectify the issue specific to CIC Pro v4.1 software.


  • Model / Serial
    All serial numbers of Software Version 4.1
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
  • Product Description
    GE Healthcare CIC Pro Clinical Information Center, Central Station, Software Version 4.1. , GE Medical Systems Information Technologies, Inc., 8200 W. Tower Ave. Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA. (System hardware consists of a processing unit and a monitor)
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    General Electric Medical Systems Information Technology, 8200 W Tower Ave, Milwaukee WI 53223-3219
  • Source