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 87 total PSOs listed by AHRQ.

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

Academic Medical Center (AMC) PSO - P0103
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Risk Management Foundation of the Harvard Medical Institutions, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 22, 2010 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: c/o CRICO/RMF, 1325 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
PSO Phone Number: 617-450-5586
Point of Contact: Joanne Locke
Point of Contact Phone: 617-450-6873
Point of Contact Email: jlocke2@rmf.harvard.edu (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/22/2018 through 12/21/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
DaVita Institute for Patient Safety, Inc. - P0174
    PSO Alternate Legal Name: DaVita Patient Safety Organization
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc.
  • DaVita Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 21, 2016 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 2000 16th St. #1352, Denver, CO 80202
PSO Phone Number: (303) 876-6672
Point of Contact: Johanna Elliott
Point of Contact Phone: 717-884-1260
Point of Contact Email: Johanna.elliott@davitapso.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 01/21/2020 through 01/20/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes