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This page presents a chronological listing of news, research and published articles related to CRICO. CRICO grant-funded research articles show red flag. Articles related to a member of our CBS Community show a blue flag.

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The Medical Liability Environment: Is It Really Any Worse for Hospitalists?

July 1, 2021

This editorial piece covers research on the rate and characteristics of medical malpractice claims among hospitalists authored by members of CRICO’s Patient Safety Department's Analytics Team, Adam Schaffer, Jonathan Einbinder, Winnie Yu, and Astrid Babayan. READ MORE >

Rates and Characteristics of Medical Malpractice Claims Against Hospitalists

July 1, 2021

Members of CRICO’s Patient Safety Department’s Analytics Team, Adam Schaffer, Jonathan Einbinder, Winnie Yu, Astrid Babayan, and Robert Wachter of the University of California, San Francisco (a CRICO Strategies client) collaborated on research focused on the claims risk of hospitalists. READ MORE >

Defining Best Practices for Interhospital Transfers

February 16, 2021

Interhospital transfers (IHT) have been identified through data analysis as high-risk transitions in care. This study was funded by CRICO to help define the best practice principles for IHTs and highlight improvement opportunities.  READ MORE >

The MPL Association Appoints Mark Reynolds, CRICO President and CEO, a Board Officer

February 12, 2021

CRICO President and CEO Mark E. Reynolds has been named as a board member of the Medical Professional Liability Association. READ MORE >

Development and Validation of a Deep Learning Model for Detection of Allergic Reactions Using Safety Event Reports Across Hospitals

November 16, 2020

This study, funded by CRICO grants, utilized a deep learning algorithm to identify instances of allergic reactions in the free-text electronic narratives of hospital safety reports. READ MORE >

OR Safety Series: Insights From University of Michigan School of Nursing

October 8, 2020

How to prevent retained surgical item incidents was the subject of a webinar, hosted by Becker's Hospital Review. CRICO data was quoted. READ MORE >

Assessment, Documentation, and Protocols: All Tied to ED Malpractice Payouts

October 1, 2020

An article published in ED Legal Newsletter reviews findings from CRICO’s 2020 Comparative Benchmarking Service (CBS) report The Power to Predict. READ MORE >

Conducting Safety Research Safely: A Policy-Based Approach for Conducting Research with Peer Review Protected Material

September 28, 2020

With funding from a CRICO grant, experts developed a tool for investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital to provide guidance when using peer review protected information for safety research while maintaining peer review privilege. READ MORE >

Establishing Better Evidence on Remote Monitoring for Postpartum Hypertension: A Silver Lining of the Coronavirus Pandemic

September 23, 2020

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital, with funding from CRICO, are taking advantage of a unique opportunity posed by the COVID-19 pandemic to study the impact of postpartum remote blood pressure monitoring on maternal outcome and disparities. READ MORE >

“Circle Up”: Workflow Adaptation and Psychological Support via Briefing, Debriefing, and Peer Support

September 22, 2020

The “Circle Up” process featured in this commentary was implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic to aid frontline health care workers. It was informed by the findings of a CRICO-funded grant project that is researching “adverse events through in-situ debriefing and the spaced practice of speaking up.” The project is led by Jenny Rudolph, PhD at Massachusetts General Hospital.  READ MORE >

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