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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

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Hospital-Led Interventions Associated with Significant Reduction in Cesarean Rate

  • January 26, 2017

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) posted on it’s website about their new study supported by CRICO. Led by BIDMC clinician-researchers, the study measured the impact of quality improvement efforts. 


Researchers found that hospital-led interventions over a seven-year period were associated with a significant reduction in the hospital’s Cesarean delivery rate.

 

Press Release Citation

Hospital-Led Interventions Associated with Significant Reduction in Cesarean Rate. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. January 26, 2017.  

 

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