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February 20, 2020 Use All Available Data Including Med-mal Claims to Improve Patient Safety

When risk management and claims departments work separately, they miss out on learning and influence that can improve with collaboration.

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December 10, 2019 An Examination of Medical Malpractice Claims Involving Physician Trainees

A CRICO-supported study that sought to “identify patient-, provider- and claim-related factors of medical malpractice claims in which physician trainees were directly involved in the harm events.”

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December 10, 2019 A Closed Claims Analysis of Vocal Cord Injuries Related to Endotracheal Intubation Between 2004 and 2015

Brigham and Women’s Hospital researchers worked with CRICO to analyze data from the CRICO Strategies national Comparative Benchmarking System (CBS) database to better understand claims against anesthesiologists for vocal cord injuries that occurred during endotracheal intubation.

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News & Research Listing

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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A Contemporary Medicolegal Analysis of Outpatient Interventional Pain Procedures

July 1, 2019

Closed malpractice claim studies allow a review of rare but often severe complications, yielding useful insight into improving patient safety and decreasing practitioner liability. READ MORE >

Considerations to Reduce Medicolegal Claims in Interventional Pain Procedures

July 1, 2019

Editorial on a study that uses CRICO Strategies Comparative Benchmarking Data (CBS) states, “Based on data from the article, several valuable insights can be made.” READ MORE >

EHR-Related Events in Medical Malpractice Claims

June 1, 2019

Analysis of a CRICO medical malpractice claims study of cases involving health IT READ MORE >

Using Medical Malpractice Claims Data to Improve Healthcare Quality, Safety, and Cost

May 29, 2019

CRICO President and CEO Mark E. Reynolds, in a 22+ minute video, is interviewed by Business of Healthcare (BOH) Mission & Margin host/producer Matthew E. Hanis. READ MORE >

Role of Patient Safety Organizations in Improving Patient Safety

May 16, 2019

CRICO’s Jason Boulanger and Carol Keohane, co-authored an article with Ashley Yeats, MD of Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Milton about the value and role of Patient Safety Organizations (PSO). READ MORE >

Adoption of a Closed-Loop Communication Tool to Establish and Execute a Collaborative Follow-Up Plan

May 1, 2019

Researchers, co-supported by CRICO grants, sought to assess radiologists’ adoption of a closed loop communication and tracking system called, Result Alert and Development of Automated Resolution (RADAR).  READ MORE >

What Have We Learned From Malpractice Claims Involving Surgical Management of Benign Biliary Disease

May 1, 2019

CRICO partnered with Massachusetts General Hospital researchers to study the contributing factors and costs of malpractice claims involving the surgical management of benign biliary disease given the emotional, physical, and financial toll of these claims on patients, providers, and the healthcare system. READ MORE >

Bob Buckley: Get The Facts Straight On Medical Malpractice

March 16, 2019

Bob Buckley, an attorney in Independence, Missouri, touts the value of using the medical malpractice data and analysis featured in our recently published report, Medical Malpractice in America.

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Medical Malpractice Analysis in Radiation Oncology: A Decade of Results From a National Comparative Benchmarking System

March 15, 2019

Researchers used the CRICO Strategies’ national database of medical liability claims, Comparative Benchmarking System, to analyze the issue of medical errors in radiation oncology (RO). The closed RO cases reviewed ranged from years 2005 to 2014. READ MORE >

In Conversation With Susan Haas MD, MSc

March 1, 2019

Susan Haas, MD, MSc, of Ariadne Labs spoke with Medical Liability Monitor about Ariadne’s initiative which addresses health care system expansion risks, in partnership with CRICO. READ MORE >

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