About ECRI Institute

ECRI Institute, a totally independent and not-for-profit organisation, dedicates itself to bringing the discipline of applied scientific research in healthcare to uncover the best approaches to improving patient care. As pioneers in this science for over 45 years, ECRI Institute marries experience and independence with the objectivity of evidence-based research.

More than 5,000 healthcare organisations worldwide rely on ECRI Institute’s expertise in patient safety improvement, risk and quality management, healthcare processes, medical device evaluation, procedures, and drug technology.

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International Activities

Our more than 5,000 member and client list includes both public and private hospitals, health systems, government agencies, and ministries of health, voluntary sector organizations, professional associations, and accrediting agencies worldwide.

ECRI Institute opened its European Office in 1995 to deliver its specialized knowledge, expertise and support for the benefit of patient care in Europe.

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