Challenge 15: Enteral Tube Safety

The harmful effects of malnutrition are plentiful and well-documented. Significant prioritization is required by senior leaders and frontline staff for proper insertion, management, hygiene, monitoring, evaluation for removal, and removal. Our APSS Blueprints provide healthcare organizations with practical, evidence-based checklists and protocols to optimize safety for these patients by aligning efforts across the continuum to avoid redundancy, missed steps, miscommunication, and subsequent adverse outcomes.