Nursing Continuous Survey Readiness: NPSG Tips #2 and #3

Two of the National Safety Patient Goals (NPSG) are Patient Identification and Alarm Safety. Reviewing these will help staff remain prepared for the Joint Commission site visit.

  • Download tip sheets #2: Patient Identification and #3: Alarm Safety to remain informed on these National Patient Safety Goals. Consider discussing these goals in unit huddles or meetings, and/or sharing via email or in a Weekly Update, too.
  • Look for more tips via the Nurse Manager Forum listserv on Wednesdays in the coming weeks. These tip sheets will also be posted on the Nursing Quality & Research website each Wednesday.

For questions or comments about these tip sheets, email Peggy Mattingly at

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