Patient Safety


NHS England Safety Alerts for NG Tube Misplacement

An Overview of the Safety Alerts issued by NHS England in Relation to Nasogastric Tube Misplacement

In our next e-learning series, we give an overview of the safety alerts issued by NHS England in relation to nasogastric tube misplacement over the last 15 years.  Join us as we explore what the alerts mean, how the alerts have evolved over time, additional clarifications within and much more!


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NGPod: Stop "Never Events", improve patient recovery and reduce costs

The NGPod handheld devices overcomes many of the risks associated with existing Nasogastric placement confirmation methods.

  • No aspiration required
  • No interpretation required. Get a clear "Yes/No" answer
  • Rapid result [c.15 seconds]
  • Reduce delays to patients treatment, hydration and nutrition
  • More cost-effective than testing with pH strips
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