Urgent Notice: Espirit V1000 and V200 Ventilators Failure due to Power Loss. 10/22/2014

Esprit V1000 and V200 Ventilators, Model No. V1000 and V200; and the 3rd Generation Power Supply Repair Part (RP)Kits Microprocessor-controlled, electrically powered mechanical ventilators intended for use by qualified medical personnel to provide continuous or intermittent ventilator support for adult, pediatric and neonatal patients as prescribed by a physician.

A failure of a specific component may prevent the ventilators from operating on AC power or transitioning back to AC power when operating on battery. Additionally, if a battery is not present or is depleted the ventilators will not operate. This failure will cause the loss of ventilator support, which may result in hypercarbia or hypoxemia.

Recall Number: Z-0008-2015

Class I