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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 Officer

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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Continuing Professional Development in the Twenty-First Century

  • September 1, 2016

CRICO is acknowledged in the Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions (JCEHP) as “an excellent example of how liability insurance carriers have recognized the value of continuing professional development (CPD) and its impact on reducing their risks.”


The JCEHP article emphasizes the critical role of CPD in supporting effective delivery of the highest quality of patient care and safety. Author Ajit Sachdeva’s conclusion includes that CPD using multi-pronged approaches and direct involvement of a variety of key stakeholders—such as CRICO’s collaboration between Harvard-affiliated simulation programs— can result in a major positive impact.

Citation for the Full-text Article

Sachdeva AK. Continuing Professional Development in the Twenty-First Century. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2016 Summer; 36 Suppl 1: S8-S13. doi: 10.1097/CEH.0000000000000107.