About ECRI

ECRI Institute, a 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 40 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, devices, procedures, and drug technology. ECRI Institute is one of only a handful of organisations designated as both a Collaborating Centre of the World Health Organization and in the United States as an Evidence-based Practice Centre by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

ECRI Institute opened its European Office in Welwyn Garden City in May 1995 with the goal of serving the particular needs of UK and Europe. Established originally in 1955 as the Emergency Care Research Institute in Plymouth Meeting Philadelphia, it is one of the foremost Healthcare Research Agencies in the world.

ECRI Institute is a totally independent non profit research agency and a Collaborating Centre of the World Health Organisation for Patient Safety, Risk Management and Health Care Technology.

All of ECRI Institute's products and services are available through the European Office, but at the same time addressing the special requirements of the region. For example, consulting services to the NHS, accident and forensic investigations, conferences, exhibitions, reports, research, are all carried out and organised by our UK staff. Utilising some of the world's largest health related databases, assistance, support and guidance can be given to our UK and European clients at local level.

For more information on roles within this company please contact your ECRI Account Manager