NGPOD Makes First Appearance in Ireland

March saw NGPOD’s first appearance in Ireland, when our Clinical Lead Gordon McKenzie took the opportunity show the progress with NGPOD at IrSPEN (Irish Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism). Equipped with our new eye catching exhibition stand Gordon was kept busy all day with enquiries and expressions of interest for the introduction of NGPOD when … Read moreNGPOD Makes First Appearance in Ireland

Misplaced NG Tubes, “Never” Events That Keep Happening

In January 2017, NHS Improvement (NHSI) published its report on Never Events* that occurred in the NHS between 1 April 2015 and 31 March 2016.  As with previous years misplaced nasogastric (NG) or orogastric (OG) tubes were included in the list of Never Events. A wide range of incidents are included in the Never Events list … Read moreMisplaced NG Tubes, “Never” Events That Keep Happening