Recall of OneStep CPR Complete

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by ZOLL Medical Corporation.

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 Status
    Open, Classified
  • Event Country
  • 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
    Automated external defibrillators (non-wearable) - Product Code MKJ
  • Reason
    A portion of one lot of zoll onestep complete electrodes for adults will cause the defibrillator to deliver pediatric energy levels instead of adult energy levels when used with the zoll r series defibrillator. defective electrodes will display pediatric pads in use on the r series defibrillator. using the affected product with the m series defibrillator poses no risk.
  • Action
    Zoll sent an Urgent Device Correction letter dated August 4, 2017 to affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. The following actions should be taken until the affected electrodes are removed from use: 1. Alert staff to the possibility of this occurrence. 2. Instruct staff to inspect the lot code on the electrode package and remove affected lot 2517A from use. 3. Inform users that if they encounter this situation in the process of defibrillating an adult patient, they should set the defibrillator energy level manually. 4. Complete the attached form and return to ZOLL for replacement electrodes. ZOLL will be replacing the effected lot of the electrodes with properly configured electrodes. For questions contact technical support at 1-800-348-9011 or 1-978-421-9460.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Number: 2517A (Expiration date: 2019-06-24)
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide in the states of AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, and in the countries of Canada.
  • Product Description
    OneStep CPR Complete, Adult Multi Function Electrodes, Part Numbers: 8900 0214 01 (case of 8 single electrodes, UDI: 10847946016279) and 8900 0224 01 (single electrode, UDI: 00847946016272) || Product Usage: || Intended Use: Defibrillation, Cardioversion, Noninvasive Pacing, EGG Monitoring, CPR Sensor. For use with ZOLL¿ Defibrillators: R Series, M Series. By Trained Personnel only, Including: Physicians, Nurses, Paramedics, Emergency Medical Technicians, Cardiovascular Laboratory Technicians.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    ZOLL Medical Corporation, 269 & 271 Mill Road, Chelmsford MA 01824
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source