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Feb 13, 2018, 11:07 ET CRICO Strategies and I-PASS Patient Safety Institute Announce Partnership Aimed at Improving Communication and Reducing Malpractice Risk

CRICO Strategies, a division of CRICO, and the I-PASS Patient Safety Institute, today jointly announce their partnership, resulting from the...


Jun 27, 2017, 10:33 ET General Practitioners at Risk of Missing Cardiovascular Disease

When doctors miss a diagnosis of cardiovascular disease in an outpatient setting, the patient often has conventional risk factors for coronary...


May 22, 2017, 10:01 ET Opportunities to reduce patient safety risks related to medication error identified in new CRICO Strategies report

Medication-related errors are common, can cause high-severity injuries, and may be costly. Many organizations have made reducing these errors top...


Jun 23, 2016, 15:23 ET CRICO Strategies Medical Malpractice Claims Data Analyzing Diagnostic Failure to be Presented at 1st European Diagnostic Error in Medicine Conference

Data that analyze the drivers of diagnosis-related medical malpractice claims—mined from CRICO Strategies national Comparative Benchmarking...


Feb 01, 2016, 07:22 ET Failures in Communication Contribute to Medical Malpractice

 While communication failures are varied, the implications are real: unsafe patient care. The new CRICO Strategies CBS Report,...


Feb 12, 2015, 15:05 ET Where Failures Occur in the Diagnostic Process

 In most cases, the missed diagnosis is not exotic, and the details are not considered newsworthy. Within health care, however,...


Sep 05, 2014, 12:11 ET CRICO Strategies Shares Comparative Medical Malpractice Data for Research and Publication

CRICO Strategies has released a set of data profiles related to some of the highest risk areas for medical malpractice...


Dec 19, 2013, 10:30 ET Malpractice Risks of Routine Medical Procedures

 Mistakes made during common procedures in the course of medical treatment may be less likely to make headlines than wrong-site surgery or a...