National Approach to Standardize and Improve Mechanical Ventilation

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What is NASAM?

It is a national collaborative improvement project which stands for National Approach to Standardize And Improve Mechanical Ventilation

What are NASAM’s objectives?

1. To improve the care of mechanically ventilated patients
2. To reduce the rate of ventilator-associated pneumonia
3. To reduce risks and complications associated with mechanical ventilation

What are the target areas?

ICUs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

What is the timeline?

We plan to launch the project in November 1, 2018




Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality