Recall of Device Recall LANTIS Commander

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

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
    Device, digital image storage, radiological - Product Code LMB
  • Reason
    There is a potential safety issue in regard to data transfer between lantis ois system and the hospital information system (his) when the hl7 (adt) interfact is used.
  • Action
    Siemens sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction letter on March 23, 2011, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to include the Safety Advisory Notice in their LANTIS owner manual and contact there Siemens Service Engineer or Application Specialist or contact For questions regarding this recall 925-602-8157.


  • Model / Serial
    Model Product Number LANTIS COMMANDER 4503178 LANTIS System 5835991 LANTIS Commander 6.1 5493072 LANTIS 6.1 Complete 8147527 LANTIS 6.1 Essential 8147535 LANTIS 8.3 Complete 8147543 LANTIS 8.3 Essential 8147550 LANTIS 8.3 Commander 8148178
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution.
  • Product Description
    LANTIS Commander, LANTIS Commander 6.1, LANTIS 8.3 Commander, LANTIS System, LANTIS 6.1 Complete, LANTIS 6.1 Essential, LANTIS 8.3 Complete and LANTIS 8.3 Essential. || Distributed by Siemens, Concord, CA || Mfg by Impac Medical Systems, Sunnyvale, CA || Electronic patient records management system
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc, 4040 Nelson Ave, Concord CA 94520-1200
  • Source