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Category: ECRI Institute
New analyses by ECRI Institute show that more than 50% of the disposable isolation gowns it tested failed to meet standard levels of protection, putting healthcare workers at risk of exposure to blood-borne or other pathogens, as well as SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.Read More
ECRI Institute and its affiliate, the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP), announce that they will join leaders around the globe in supporting World Patient Safety Day on September 17, 2020.Read More
Leaders of ECRI and its affiliate, the Institute for Safe Medication Practices, announce the launch of a joint Patient Safety Organization—an important step, officials say, in making medication, medical devices, and healthcare practices safer for patients across all care settings.Read More
ECRI Institute announces the release of a value analysis workflow solution that drives team transparency, clinical engagement, and improves efficiency of the medical product decision-making process.Read More
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announces that the Department of Health signed a contract this week with ECRI Institute to guide the COVID-19 response for long-term care facilities.Read More
ECRI Institute’s multi-stakeholder collaborative, the Partnership for Health IT Patient Safety, announces new research on reducing errors related to diagnostic testing and specialty referral tracking.Read More