The Nasogastric (NG) Tube Placement and Verification APSS Blueprint outlines actionable steps healthcare organizations should take to successfully implement and sustain improvements in order to reduce morbidity and mortality due to misplaced NG tubes. Actionable steps to improve NG tube placement rates and summaries of available evidence-based practice protocols are included:
The Blueprint is revised annually and is available free of charge on our website.
Hospitals who make a formal commitment to improve nasogastric tube placement and verification and share their successes on the PSMF website have access to an additional level of consulting services.
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