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

Make Your Job Easier Every Day with Actionable Tools and Recommendations

To learn more, call us at (610) 825-6000, ext. 5891, or email

 Case Studies

 Samples from HRC



Emergency Preparedness: Planning and Mitigation Preparedness: Planning and Mitigation11/27/2018 12:00:00 AM Emergency preparedness includes planning, preparation, mitigation, response, and recovery. This guidance article discusses planning and mitigation. Organizations should take an all-hazards approach to planning for facility- and community-based natural and human-made disasters. Participation in annual community-based drill exercises is mandatory.​
The Contest That No One Won 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 Facilities 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 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 Termination 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.

 Free Infographics

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

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