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May 29, 2019 Using Medical Malpractice Claims Data to Improve Healthcare Quality, Safety, and Cost

In a video interview, CRICO President and CEO Mark E. Reynolds, offers insight into how CRICO’s powerful claims analytics and resulting patient safety awareness and solutions, ultimately help improve the “mission and margin” of health care overall.

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May 16, 2019 Role of Patient Safety Organizations in Improving Patient Safety

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).

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May 1, 2019 Adoption of a Closed-Loop Communication Tool to Establish and Execute a Collaborative Follow-Up Plan

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).

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New CRICO Comparative Benchmarking System Report Indicates Claim Frequency Down; Claim Severity, Management Costs Up

  • March 1, 2019

The Medical Liability Monitor’s (MLM) March 2019 issue featured the newly released CRICO Strategies Comparative Benchmarking System report findings on medical malpractice in America.


MLM’s cover story highlights national data from “Medical Malpractice in America: A 10-year Assessment with Insights.” The CRICO Strategies report provides findings that demonstrate “the frequency of medical professional liability claims declined dramatically between 2007 and 2016, while claim severity grew in line with inflation and the cost to manage all claims outpaced inflation,” reported MLM.

 

Citation for the Full-text Article

New CRICO Comparative Benchmarking System report indicates claim frequency down; claim severity, management costs up. Medical Liability Monitor. March 2019;44(3):1, 7.

 

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