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February 16, 2021 Defining Best Practices for Interhospital Transfers

Interhospital transfers (IHT) are important yet recognized as high-risk transitions in care. This study was funded by CRICO to help define the best practice principles for IHTs and identify improvement opportunities.

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February 12, 2021 The MPL Association Appoints Mark Reynolds, CRICO President and CEO, A Board Officers

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

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November 16, 2020 Development and Validation of a Deep Learning Model for Detection of Allergic Reactions Using Safety Event Reports Across Hospitals

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.

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OpenNotes Reporting Tool Engages Patients As Safety Partners

  • December 14, 2016

New CRICO-funded research from OpenNotes investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center suggests that offering patients a mechanism to provide feedback about their medical record notes further enhances engagement and can improve patient safety. 


The OpenNotes reporting tool is currently being piloted at Boston Children’s Hospital. In addition to this featured press release, you can learn more about the reporting tool study and CRICO’s involvement in a podcast titled, Can Access to Doctor Notes Help Patients Find Mistakes, Recall Care Plans?

 

Press Release Citation

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. OpenNotes reporting tool engages patients as safety partners. EurekAlert! December 14, 2016.