ECRI Institute Technology Decision Assurance
As the nation’s only independent medical device testing organization, ECRI Institute conducts hands-on rigorous testing and evaluation of devices that informs real-world technology decision making across all care settings. No other private sector organization in North America assumes this responsibility or provides this level of information and assurance.
The depth and breadth of our pricing databases enables our members to benchmark pricing on nearly 2 million supplies and more than 100,000 capital equipment items. Members can view evidence-based product comparisons based on price and functional equivalency. Through these programs and customized consulting services, we assure smart purchasing choices and safe patient care.
Cost, Quality, & Outcomes Services
Reduce clinical spend and enhance patient outcomes with integrated technology decision support solutions, pricing and utilization analytics, recall management, evidence-based assessments, and comparative product evaluations.
Ensure the removal of harmful products before they reach the patient with automated recall management software
Evaluation and Comparison
Understand and compare medical devices based on laboratory testing, ratings, and specification recommendations
Health Technology Assessment
Get the best available evidence on medical devices, drugs, procedures, and care processes with comprehensive custom research support
Optimize your supply chain, engage physicians, and improve clinical outcomes by making cost-effective and safe technology decisions with robust analytics, software, and services
Technology and Operations Consulting
Improve safety, manage costs, and ensure that medical technology acquisitions fit your strategic plans with our expert advisory services.
Evaluate and prioritize which technologies meet your health system’s clinical, strategic, and financial objectives
Cybersecurity for Medical Devices
Safeguard your technology by identifying and reducing cyber threats
Environmental Safety and Construction Planning
Ensure your facility meets technology needs and maintain a safe environment for patients and staff with our advisory services and educational programs.
Healthcare Environmental Manager Training and Certification (HEM)
Make crucial environmental decisions with certification from the internationally recognized healthcare workforce safety and security program
Infection Control Risk Assessment (ICRA) Education
Make crucial infection control decisions that impact healthcare construction with practical workshops