Healthcare Product Comparison System

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Now, spend less time searching for medical devices with the redesigned Healthcare Product Comparison System (HPCS). Find the medical devices you need to evaluate—in seconds!

  • NEW! Enhanced site helps you get to the information you need quickly. Directly access device specifications from various locations.  

  • NEW! Improved product layouts for faster scanning and filtering to help you narrow the field quickly and easily. Clearly view product details including images, product literature, and contact information.

  • Updated comparison charts so you can make informed buying decisions with specifications as an internal purchasing guide.

  • Understand what's on the market with our easy-to-read technology overviews. You get important insights you won't get directly from the manufacturer to help make well-informed purchasing decisions.

  • Sort, navigate, filter, and customize views for more than 550 types of devices.

All this, plus unlimited personal consultation with our team of technology experts.

Search the international online database by any term—device, manufacturer name, region marketed, price, and more. Constantly updated, HPCS delivers the most up-to-date information on medical equipment. Explore detailed product information and access product images, literature, and cut sheets. See a list of current titles.

A Guide for Manufacturers

Benefits of Working with ECRI Institute

For More Information

Learn how ECRI Institute's HPCS can help your organization meet your goals. Call (610) 825-6000, ext. 5891, or e-mail

 What you get as a member

An easily searchable, international online database that delivers information and insights to understand, compare, and purchase medical equipment.

  • Online database of 550 types of devices
  • Side-by-side model specifications of international products that help you narrow the selected fields quickly and easily
  • Technology overviews to get important insights you won’t get directly from the manufacturer to help make well-informed purchasing decisions
  • Custom comparison charts allow you to compare the models you want with from the most comprehensive database of product specifications
  • PDF library of all archived editions of HPCS reports including technology overviews and comparison charts
  • Request for Proposal (RFP) templates in Excel format containing the basic information you need to create RFP documents. ECRI Institute recommended specifications are also included.
  • HPCS Hotline with personal assistance for help when you need it