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 85 total PSOs listed by AHRQ.

Baptist Health Patient Safety Partnership
PSO Number: P0083
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Baptist Health South Florida, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 13, 2010 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 6855 Red Road, Coral Gables, Florida 33143
PSO Phone Number: (786) 596-2660
Fax: (786) 533-9875
Point of Contact: Helen Mule
Point of Contact Phone: (786) 596-1657
Point of Contact Email: HelenM@baptisthealth.net (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 11/13/2016 and 11/12/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
Carolinas HealthCare System Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0097
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Hospital Authority d/b/a as the Carolinas Healthcare System
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: August 25, 2010 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 720 East Morehead Street, Suite 101, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
PSO Phone Number: (704) 355-3704
Fax: (704) 355-7449
Point of Contact: Danelle Lynn Higgins
Point of Contact Phone: (704) 355-3507
Point of Contact Email: Danelle.higgins@carolinas.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 08/25/2016 and 08/24/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
Clarity PSO
PSO Number: P0015
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Clarity Group, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 19, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 8725 W Higgins Road, Suite 810, Chicago, Illinois 60631
PSO Phone Number: (773) 867-8066
Fax: (773) 864-8281
Point of Contact: Thomas F. Piotrowski
Point of Contact Phone: (773) 867-8066
Point of Contact Email: tpiotrowski@claritypso.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 11/19/2018 and 11/18/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
ECRI Institute PSO
PSO Number: P0008
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • ECRI Institute
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 5200 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania 19462
PSO Phone Number: (866) 247-3004
Fax: (610) 567-1299
Point of Contact: Ronni P. Solomon
Point of Contact Phone: (610) 825-6000, ext. 5158
Point of Contact Email: rsolomon@ecri.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 11/05/2018 and 11/04/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
HCA Patient Safety Organization, LLC
PSO Number: 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
Street Address: One Park Plaza, Nashville, Tennessee 37203
PSO Phone Number: (615) 344-2293
Fax: (877) 907-6903
Point of Contact: Ruth O. Westcott RN, BSN
Point of Contact Phone: (615) 344-2322
Point of Contact Email: ruth.westcott@hcahealthcare.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 04/09/2016 and 04/08/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP)
PSO Number: P0009
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 200 Lakeside Drive, Suite 200, Horsham, Pennsylvania 19044
PSO Phone Number: (215) 947-7797
Fax: (215) 914-1492
Point of Contact: Ann D. Shastay RN, MSN, AOCN
Point of Contact Phone: (215) 947-7797
Point of Contact Email: ashastay@ismp.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 11/05/2016 and 11/04/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Symbria SAFE
PSO Number: P0146
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Symbria, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 18, 2013 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 28100 Torch Parkway, Suite 600, Warrenville, Illinois 60555
PSO Phone Number: (630) 413-5945
Fax: (630) 413-5946
Point of Contact: Aaron Hagopian
Point of Contact Phone: (630) 413-5860
Point of Contact Email: ahagopian@symbria.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/18/2017 and 12/17/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Virginia PSO
PSO Number: P0151
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association
  • Virginia Hospital Research and Education Foundation
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: September 11, 2013 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 4200 Innslake Drive, Suite 204, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060
PSO Phone Number: (804) 965-5738
Point of Contact: Joan D. Williamson
Point of Contact Phone: (804) 965-1226
Point of Contact Email: jwilliamson@vhha.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 09/11/2017 and 09/10/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No