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 83 total PSOs listed by AHRQ.

Carolinas Rehabilitation - Patient Safety Organization - P0094
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Hospital Authority
    • Parent Organization Alternate Legal Name: Atrium Health
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 28, 2010 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 1100 Blythe Blvd, Charlotte, North Carolina 28203
PSO Phone Number: 704-355-3777
Point of Contact: Danelle Higgins
Point of Contact Phone: 704-355-3704
Point of Contact Email: danelle.higgins@carolinas.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 07/28/2020 through 07/27/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
Mid-Atlantic Patient Safety Organization - P0024
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Maryland Patient Safety Center, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 10, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 6820 Deerpath Road, Elkridge, Maryland 21075-6234
PSO Phone Number: (410) 540-9210
Point of Contact: Bonnie DiPietro
Point of Contact Phone: (410) 540-5095
Point of Contact Email: bdipietro@mapso.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/10/2018 through 12/09/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety - P0076
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Nebraska Hospital Association
  • Nebraska Medical Association
  • Nebraska Nurses Association
  • Nebraska Pharmacists Association
  • Nebraska Pharmacists' Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 14, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 519 South 40th Plaza Circle, Omaha, Nebraska 68198-6055
PSO Phone Number: 402-559-8421
Point of Contact: Gail E Brondum LPN
Point of Contact Phone: 402-559-8421
Point of Contact Email: gail.brondum@unmc.edu (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 10/14/2019 through 10/13/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Wake up Safe (a component of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia) - P0030
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • The Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 17, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2209 Dickens Road, Richmond, Virginia 23230
PSO Phone Number: (804) 282-9780
Point of Contact: Donald C. Tyler MD, MBA
Point of Contact Phone: 856-524-0601
Point of Contact Email: wakeupsafe@gmail.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/17/2020 through 12/16/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No