Children’s Removes Recalled Alcohol Prep Pads

Medical products manufacturer, Triad Group, recently issued a recall of contaminated Alcohol Prep Pads, Alcohol Swabs or Alcohol Swabsticks due to potential risk of bacterial infection. Children’s has identified and removed all products in question from our hospitals and other locations.

Use of these contaminated products could lead to infections and other complications, especially in at-risk populations. Children’s recommends that all families visit the FDA website for more information or to review the list of recalled items.

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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Our specialized care helps children get better faster and live healthier lives. Managing more than 870,000 patient visits annually at three hospitals and 25 neighborhood locations, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support since 1915, Children’s has impacted the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout the world.

Tags: General News, Wellness, Quality, Safety
Published: Monday, March 26, 2012