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  • Surgeons Behaving Badly and What that Means for Malpractice and Patient Care

    by Janaka Lagoo MD, MPH | July 11, 2018

    For far too long, we’ve tolerated poor communication and lack of professionalism by surgeons toward fellow clinicians and even patients. At the extreme, surgeons have been known to yell, bully, or intimidate their clinical peers.

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  • Patient Safety Salute: Health Care Risk Managers

    by Katy Schuler | June 18, 2018

    In recognition of ASHRM’s Healthcare Risk Management Week, we salute all the health care risk managers dedicated to patient safety.

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    Imagining an EHR that Reduces Clinician Burnout

    by David Y. Ting, MD, FACP, FAAP | June 5, 2018

    Part 1:  Defining the Problem

    It has been well-documented that 30–65 percent of physicians in the United States exhibit signs of burnout, and unfortunately the trend is increasing. Indeed, at my institution, we’ve found in a bi-annual survey of nearly 2000 practicing physicians that the rate of burnout has increased from 42–46 percent over the past three years, with some departments registering over 70 percent burnout rates.

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    Signals from the Tip of the Iceberg

    by Katy Schuler and Gretchen Ruoff | May 22, 2018

    When organizations have low medical professional liability (MPL) case volume they often look to leverage broad, peer comparisons in order to see what lies beneath the surface and understand the not-so-unique issues driving risk.

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    Telemedicine: Less Travel, More Rules

    by Caren-Elise Titus | April 12, 2018

    While telemedicine drastically reduces travel requirements for both patients and clinicians, it can increase the rules and regulations that clinicians need to to navigate.

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    Using Data to Understand Medical Error

    by Katy Schuler | March 15, 2018

    Using comparative medical professional liability data can spotlight real issues and fuel meaningful change in health care.

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    CRICO Strategies Celebrates 20 years

    by Katy Schuler | February 14, 2018

    CRICO Strategies is thrilled to celebrate its 20th anniversary this year and to commemorate this milestone, we will share some of our favorite achievements with you throughout the year.

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    EHR Downtime: What Clinicians Need to Know

    by Alison Anderson | January 18, 2018

    What happens when your EHR isn’t available? 

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  • 2017 Year in Review

    by Jennifer E. Rose | December 28, 2017

    The Red Sox weren’t the only organization in our neighborhood hitting it out of the park in 2017. Fenway-based CRICO along with its consulting and product division, CRICO Strategies, forged ahead in its mission to protect our providers and promote patient safety.

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    Stepping Through the CRICO Grant Process

    by Rachael Barzey, CRICO | November 1, 2017

    CRICO encourages patient safety innovation with its current RFA in the following focus areas for 2018: Diagnosis, Performance of Medical Procedures, Nursing, Obstetrics, Surgery and Emerging Risk

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