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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