Medical device shortage: Saturometer (Pulse Oximeter)

The Saturometer (Pulse Oximeter) is currently reported as a medical device shortage through the Interim Order to help prevent or alleviate shortages in relation to COVID-19. For a full list of shortages, refer to the medical device shortages: list of shortages.

Posted on 2020-07-31

Type of report

Actual medical device shortage

Name of medical device (including any component, accessory, consumable material or part that is in shortage, including the model name) if applicable

Saturometer (Pulse Oximeter)

Other names (for example trade name), if applicable

Fingertip Pulse Oximeter

Package description (for example, packaging formats, sizes, quantities)

Small box

Class of medical device (I, II, III or IV), if known

Class III

Device identifier(s) (for example, serial number, catalogue number, part number, model number, or unique device identifier)


Medical device licence number (for Class II, III and IV), if known


Single use product


Importers that have reported the shortage (Names of importers listed who have reported the shortage separately from the manufacturer or who are reporting on behalf of the manufacturer in a delegated capacity), if applicable


Manufacturer’s name

Medical Depot, Inc., DBA Drive Devilbiss Healthcare

Manufacturer’s mailing address

99 Seaview Blvd.
Port Washington, NY

Reason for shortage

Disruption of the manufacturing of a medical device.
Increase in demand for the medical device.

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