Every day, people in the U.S. and around the world receive safer, higher-quality care because health professionals rely on ECRI Institute as their independent, trusted authority on the medical practices and products that provide the safest, most cost-effective care.

For more than half a century, we’ve built our reputation on rigorous evidence-based research, with an unwavering dedication to strict conflict-of-interest policies and transparent reporting of our findings.

That’s why more than 5,000 health systems, medical providers, government agencies, payers, and other organizations in the private and public sectors turn to us for objective, informed judgment and assurance about:

  • Medical device testing, evaluation, and price benchmarking

  • Evidence-based assessment on new technologies and clinical guidelines

  • Patient safety improvement across all care settings

That’s our lifesaving mission: advancing effective, evidence-based healthcare globally, every single day.


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Drug Allergy Interaction Safe Practices

Access to accurate drug allergy information is essential to safe, timely, and effective patient care. Technology can facilitate the communication and exchange of this information. View and implement these the multi-stakeholder safe practices in your organization.


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Value Analysis White Paper

Make evidence-based decisions about new products using a proven analytic framework. This paper includes case studies to illustrate the top five value analysis challenges.


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Cybersecurity, infections, and surgical errors are top concerns in ECRI’s 2019 hazards report. Get the executive brief to learn more about the problems and what you can do to improve patient safety.


Aging Services White Paper

Mismatched needs and services in aging care can lead to harm and expose your facility to unnecessary liability. Learn the benefits of having a well-defined scope of service.