Healthcare Risk Control

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Healthcare Risk Control (HRC) is an online membership of patient safety, risk management, and compliance guidance and tools. Turn best practices into action plans, save time, accelerate patient safety improvement, and reduce risk to patients and staff.

How Does HRC Make My Job Easier?

  • Address your toughest challenges or get a question answered through unlimited phone or email consultation
  • Evaluate your risk and safety processes with self-assessment questionnaires
  • Update or establish policies and procedures faster with customizable samples
  • Keep up-to-date on industry news, legal cases, regulatory updates, and device problem reports in weekly enews

What Does it Mean To Be an HRC Member?

See how to get the most out of your Healthcare Risk Control membership. Length: 2:41.

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Make Your Job Easier Every Day with Actionable Tools and Recommendations

To learn more, call us at (610) 825-6000, ext. 5891, or e-mail clientservices@ecri.org.

 Case Studies

 Samples from HRC

 

 

The Contest That No One Wonhttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRC/Pages/RMRep0618.aspxThe Contest That No One Won8/16/2018 12:00:00 AM ​Seven of the top architecture firms in Boston came together to design the perfect patient room in order to reduce the incidence of healthcare-associated infections.
Violence in Healthcare Facilitieshttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRC/Pages/SafSec3.aspxViolence in Healthcare Facilities5/24/2017 12:00:00 AM Violence in healthcare facilities creates a multitude of risks for patients, visitors, staff, and the organization. This guidance article discusses warning signs and presents strategies for prevention of and response to violence.
Partnering for Transformation: Making a Positive Impact https://www.ecri.org/components/HRC/Pages/Proceedings2017.aspxPartnering for Transformation: Making a Positive Impact 2/27/2017 12:00:00 AM ​In its third annual meeting, The Partnership for Health IT and Patient Safety updated attendees on implementing and testing the recommendations included in the copy and paste toolkit, as well as the Partnership's new safe practice recommendations for the use of health IT in patient identification.
A Hospital Survival Story: Avoiding Medicare Terminationhttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRC/Pages/RMRep0816.aspxA Hospital Survival Story: Avoiding Medicare Termination8/26/2016 12:00:00 AMThe board chair of a California community hospital that recently faced near-termination from the Medicare program has a message for all healthcare organizations.
Managing Patient Complaints and Grievanceshttps://www.ecri.org/components/HRC/Pages/PtSup1.aspxManaging Patient Complaints and Grievances8/17/2016 12:00:00 AM Proactive management of patient complaints and grievances is important to ensure regulatory compliance and excellent customer service, as well as for using lessons learned to remediate systems problems and staff performance issues.

 Free Infographics

​Each of these infographics can help educate staff about an important safety issue:

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