Evaluating Feeding Tube Placement Technology

 In the world of insurance, Progressive Insurance has an app which allows you to compare insurance rates and coverage before you buy. It’s sponsored by Progressive so there’s always the risk that it is skewed to favor Progressive, but it is a helpful tool. If evaluating medical equipment and feeding tube placement technology was only so […]

Placement of Nasogastric Feeding Tube and Postinsertion Care Review, AACN Journal

Lindsey Bloom, DNP, RN, CCRN, SCRN Maureen A. Seckel, MSN, RN, APRN, ACNS-BC, CCNS, CCRN Published at AACN Advanced Critical Care Volume 33, Number 1, pp. 68-84 Placement of Nasogastric Feeding Tube and Postinsertion Care Review by Bloom and Seckel appeared in ACCN Critical in March 2022 provides another comprehensive review of the methods of placement as […]

As the pandemic lingers on, it’s time to administer feeding tubes more effectively

Written by Doron Besser, CEO of ENvizion The crisis created by the pandemic further solidified how important the rapid diagnosis of malnutrition, particularly for those in intensive care Even as vaccines roll out and some parts of the world begin to reopen, it seems new mutations of the COVID-19 pandemic are sprouting every week. Vaccines have […]

Preparing for a feeding tube placement

By Hannah Wise, BS, BSN, RN, TCRN Clinical Nursing Supervisor Trauma/Neuro/Surgical Intensive Care Unit Pre-placement Patient assessment  How to plan a successful bedside feeding tube placements Identify key clinical conditions and indicators that may impact feeding tube placement.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hI6oIp2rJtE

Development of a Competency Model for Placement and Verification of Nasogastric and Nasoenteric Feeding Tubes for Adult Hospitalized Patients. ASPEN, May 21

Highlights from a new Competency Model for Placement and Verification of Nasogastric and Nasoenteric Feeding Tubes for Adult Hospitalized Patients (ASPEN )   For over 400 years, tubes placed within the gastrointestinal (GI) tract have been used to improve patient care. Nasogastric (NG) and nasoenteric (NE) tubes are used in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, nursing care […]

Safe Practices for Tube placement, Verification, and Securements. ASPEN Bedside Feeding Tube Placement Competency Model. An ASPEN Fact Sheet

ASPEN Fact Sheet based on the recent article “Development of a Competency Model for Placement and Verification of Nasogastric and Nasoenteric Feeding Tubes for Adult Hospitalized Patient” ASPEN recommends the following safe practices for NG/ NE tubes: Use safe practices for NG/NE tube placement, verification and securement. Develop an institutional competency plan using the ASPEN […]

North American Enteral Feeding Tube Navigation Industry Excellence in Best Practices

Read the full article ENvizion Medical Recognized for 2021  Technology Innovation Leadership.  North American Enteral Feeding Tube Navigation IndustryExcellence in Best Practices Best Practices Criteria for World-Class Performance Frost & Sullivan applies a rigorous analytical process to evaluate multiple nominees for each award category before determining the final award recipient. The process involves a detailed evaluation […]

3 Medtech Trends That Will Outlive the Pandemic

By Doron Besser, CEO of ENvizion  Published at NASDAQ, March 4, 2021  Vaccines are starting to roll out in many parts of the world and some believe the beginning of the end of the pandemic is in sight. Optimism is always welcome, but it’s important to acknowledge the challenges aren’t all behind us.  Neither are the […]

Medical errors are still killing patients in the U.S, let’s talk about it!

Published at DOTmed.comJanuary 18, 2021By: Doron Besser, Chief Executive Officer of ENvizion Sitting just behind heart disease and cancer, medical errors in hospitals were cited as thethird leading cause of death in the United States in 2016, according to the BMJ, and thetruth is not enough has been done to address the issue since. Considering […]