Federally-Listed PSOs

Below is a list of PSOs that are currently listed by AHRQ. A health care provider can only obtain the confidentiality and privilege protections of the Patient Safety Act by working with a Federally-listed PSO.

Use the categories on the left to filter the list of PSOs or search a PSO name.

Note: AHRQ updates the PSO information contained within the directories weekly, as needed; changes are made when there are newly listed PSOs and/or when existing information requires revision. Changes that would otherwise be effective on a weekend day or holiday will be effective on the next business day. Information contained in the directories is based on attestations that the PSOs provide. To update PSO contact information, please use the Change of Listing Information form; to update profile information, please go to the PSO PPC Web site.

There are 93 total PSOs listed by AHRQ.

PLEASE NOTE: To search for a PSO by State, use the 2 letter state abbreviation. Example: Kansas = KS

Ascension Healthcare Patient Safety Organization - P0111
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Ascension Health
    • Parent Organization Alternate Legal Name: Ascension
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: May 11, 2011 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 4600 Edmundson Road, St. Louis, MO 63134
PSO Phone Number: (314) 733-8164
Point of Contact: Jeanene Walsh
Point of Contact Phone: 620-235-7520
Point of Contact Email: jeanene.walsh@ascension.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 05/11/2021 through 05/10/2023
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
DARTNet Institute Patient Safety Organization - P0176
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • DARTNet Institute
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 22, 2015 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 12635 East Montview Blvd, Mailbox 5, Aurora, CO 80045
PSO Phone Number: 800-434-0278
Point of Contact: Danica Schrader
Point of Contact Phone: (720) 232-6153
Point of Contact Email: Danica.Schrader@dartnet.info (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/22/2019 through 12/21/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
ECRI and the Institute for Safe Medication Practices PSO - P0008
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Emergency Care Research Institute d/b/a ECRI
    • Parent Organization Alternate Legal Name: ECRI
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 5200 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
PSO Phone Number: 866-247-3004
Point of Contact: Sheila Rossi MHA
Point of Contact Phone: 610-825-6000, ext. 5281
Point of Contact Email: srossi@ecri.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/05/2020 through 11/04/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
HCA Patient Safety Organization, LLC - P0157
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • HCA Holdings, Inc. (direct parent: EP Holdco, LLC)
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 9, 2014 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: P.O. Box 750, Nashville, TN 37202
PSO Phone Number: 615-344-2293
Point of Contact: Rhonda Kaye Kollenborn
Point of Contact Phone: 615-344-5372
Point of Contact Email: Rhonda.Kollenborn@hcahealthcare.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 04/09/2020 through 04/08/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety - P0087
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Illinois Health and Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 28, 2010 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 1151 East Warrenville Road, Naperville, IL 60566
PSO Phone Number: 630-276-5682
Point of Contact: Carrie Pinasco
Point of Contact Phone: 630-276-5845
Point of Contact Email: cpinasco@team-iha.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 04/28/2020 through 04/27/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Pascal Metrics Inc - P0047
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: February 11, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 1050 30th Street NW, Washington, DC 20007
PSO Phone Number: (202) 333-9090
Point of Contact: Alejandra Alvarez Smith
Point of Contact Phone: (202) 333-9090
Point of Contact Email: alejandra.alvarez07@pascalmetrics.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 02/11/2019 through 02/10/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Quality Circle for Healthcare, Inc. - P0039
    PSO Alternate Legal Name: AdventHealth Patient Safety Organization
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Adventist Health System Sunbelt Healthcare Corporation
    • Parent Organization Alternate Legal Name: AdventHealth
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 7, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 900 Hope Way, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714
PSO Phone Number: (407) 357-2100
Point of Contact: Tani Corey
Point of Contact Phone: (407) 357-2276
Point of Contact Email: tani.corey@adventhealth.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 01/07/2021 through 01/06/2023
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
USACS PSO - P0124
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • USACS Management Group
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: March 28, 2012 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 4535 Dressler Rd NW, Canton, OH 44718
PSO Phone Number: 330-493-4443
Point of Contact: Dusty Otwell
Point of Contact Phone: 404-640-8447
Point of Contact Email: otwelld@usacs.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 03/28/2020 through 03/27/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No