The CRICO Strategies national Comparative Benchmarking System (CBS) enables health care executives and clinical leaders to gain command of what, where, how, and why patients are being harmed. It offers you local (your data) and national (comparative) perspective, and illuminates vulnerable systems and processes that contribute to patient harm and financial loss. CBS provides actionable data so you can properly allocate limited resources to mitigate risks.
When you contribute MPL data to CBS, your individual data—and national comparative data—become available through the use of multiple tools: CRIT, CBS Standard Reporting Tool, and CBS Dashboards.
The Comprehensive Risk Intelligence Tool (CRIT) provides unique insights into the clinical and systemic issues driving your medical professional liability claims. By applying the CRICO Clinical Coding Taxonomy to your claims, you gain actionable intelligence through custom analyses that provide deep insights into contributing factors driving clinical risk. This insight strengthens your ability to focus financial and staffing resources on tangible solutions to improve patient safety.
CRIT is an analytical tool typically used by analytics professionals. However, it is a tool that can be learned by those who do not specialize in data analyses. It offers you the ability to deeply analyze your organization's data for trends and vulnerabilities.
Leveraging the CBS Standard Report provides rich, in-depth data and allows you to compare your experience to your national peers. Peer comparisons—such as volume metrics, and clinical dimensions—include:
The CBS Standard Report is built on SAP's Business ObjectsTM. The application walks you through the fields where you can filter and identify the parameters for your report. Once you set your parameters and run your report, you can easily export data and graphs to use in your presentations, board reports, and other business or educational materials.
CBS Dashboards deliver easy access to your most frequently needed, high-level MPL claims and patient safety data. They provide insights on your organization’s loss experience as well as peer comparisons.
See CBS Dashboards in action
CBS Dashboards offer:
CBS Dashboards are built on Tableau and have a variety of fields that you can filter and adjust. Within the tool there are four dashboards that provide a different lens on your data:
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Remaining transparent with malpractice claims data helps all stakeholders be proactive. We feel so strongly about getting the information out that our chair of emergency medicine is a member of our claims committee and selfinsurance program committee.
Timothy Slowick UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc.
Over the years, we have gained extraordinary insights for supporting that mission from studying patient harm—primarily through CBS data. Actuaries, underwriters, claims professionals, and marketing and communications professionals are accessing and using data in their decision-making.
Darrell Ranum, JD The Doctors Company