An independent nonprofit that researches the best approaches to improving patient safety.
ECRI Institute’s rich history spans over 40 years of applied research in healthcare. From its research roots and early transition to an evaluator of medical technologies, ECRI Institute now plays a major role in technology planning, procurement and management, patient safety, quality and risk management, healthcare policy and research, and healthcare environmental management.
ECRI Institute is an independent nonprofit organization whose mission is to benefit patient care by promoting the highest standards of safety, quality, and cost-effectiveness in healthcare. We accomplish this through our research, publishing, education, and consultation.
Our goal is to be the world’s most trusted, independent, organization providing healthcare information, research, publishing, education and consultation to organizations and individuals in healthcare.