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.

AABB Center for Patient Safety
PSO Number: P0032
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • American Association of Blood Banks (AABB)
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 17, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 4550 Montgomery Avenue, Suite 700 North Tower , Bethesda, Maryland 20814
PSO Phone Number: (301) 215-6574
Fax: (301) 215-5788
Point of Contact: Srijana Rajbhandary
Point of Contact Phone: (240) 333-6608
Point of Contact Email: srajbhandary@aabb.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/17/2018 and 12/16/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Academic Medical Center (AMC) PSO
PSO Number: 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
Street Address: 1325 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
PSO Phone Number: (617) 450-5586
Fax: (617) 450-8295
Point of Contact: Jerin Raj
Point of Contact Phone: (617) 450-5586
Point of Contact Email: jraj@rmf.harvard.edu (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/22/2016 and 12/21/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
American Data Network PSO
PSO Number: P0051
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • American Data Network
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: February 25, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 10809 Executive Center Drive, Searcy Building, Suite 300, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211
PSO Phone Number: (501) 225-5533, ext. 103
Fax: (501) 225-5539
Point of Contact: Stephanie Iorio
Point of Contact Phone: (501) 537-7942
Point of Contact Email: siorio@americandatanetwork.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 02/25/2017 and 02/24/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Ascension Healthcare Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0111
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Ascension
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: May 11, 2011 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 4600 Edmundson Road, St. Louis, Missouri 63134
PSO Phone Number: (314) 733-8188
Fax: (314) 733-8060
Point of Contact: Ann Hendrich R.N., Ph.D., F.A.A.N.
Point of Contact Phone: (314) 733-8188
Point of Contact Email: Ann.Hendrich@Ascension.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 05/11/2017 and 05/10/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
CHPSO
PSO Number: P0002
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • California Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (CAHHS)
  • Hospital Quality Institute (HQI)
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 1215 K Street, Suite 930, Sacramento, California 95814
PSO Phone Number: (916) 552-2600
Fax: (916) 554-2299
Point of Contact: Rory Jaffe MD, MBA
Point of Contact Phone: (916) 552-7568
Point of Contact Email: rjaffe@chpso.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
CHS PSO, LLC
PSO Number: P0122
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • CHS/Community Health Systems, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 11, 2012 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 4000 Meridian Boulevard, Franklin, Tennessee 37067
PSO Phone Number: (615) 465-7000
Fax: (615) 373-9704
Point of Contact: Terrie Van Buren RN, BSN, MBA, CPPS
Point of Contact Phone: (615) 465-7518
Point of Contact Email: terrie_vanburen@chs.net (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 01/11/2018 and 01/10/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Carolinas Rehabilitation - Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0094
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Hospital Authority d/b/a Carolinas Healthcare System
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) 355-4460
Fax: (704) 355-7529
Point of Contact: Danelle Higgins
Point of Contact Phone: (704) 355-3704
Point of Contact Email: danelle.higgins@carolinashealthcare.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 07/28/2016 and 07/27/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
Center for Patient Safety
PSO Number: P0011
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2410A Hyde Park Road, Jefferson City, Missouri 65109
PSO Phone Number: (573) 636-1014
Fax: (573) 636-8608
Point of Contact: Alexandra Christgen
Point of Contact Phone: (573) 636-1014
Point of Contact Email: achristgen@centerforpatientsafety.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
Child Health Patient Safety Organization, Inc.
PSO Number: P0119
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • National Association of Children's Hospitals (N.A.C.H.)
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 12, 2011 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 16011 College Blvd, Suite 250, Lenexa, Kansas 66219
PSO Phone Number: (913) 981-4118
Fax: (913) 766-7817
Point of Contact: Barbara Weis
Point of Contact Phone: (913) 981-4117
Point of Contact Email: barbara.weis@childrenshospitals.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 10/12/2017 and 10/11/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
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
Healthcare Improvement, Inc. PSO
PSO Number: P0123
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Inspirien Insurance Company
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 4, 2012 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 509 Oliver Road, Montgomery, Alabama 36117
PSO Phone Number: (334) 323-4132
Fax: (334) 270-8314
Point of Contact: Marie Howatt RN,BSN,MHSA,CPHQ,LHRM
Point of Contact Phone: (334) 323-4132
Point of Contact Email: MHowatt@healthcarepso.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 04/04/2018 and 04/03/2020
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
Louisiana Alliance for Patient Safety PSO
PSO Number: P0186
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Louisiana Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 8, 2016 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 9521 Brookline Ave, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
PSO Phone Number: (225) 928-0026
Fax: (225) 923-1004
Point of Contact: Floyd J. Roberts Jr., MD, FACP, FCCP
Point of Contact Phone: (225) 928-0026
Point of Contact Email: froberts@lhaonline.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 11/08/2016 and 11/07/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety
PSO Number: 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
Street Address: 1151 East Warrenville Road, Naperville, Illinois 60566
PSO Phone Number: (630) 276-5682
Fax: (630) 717-4780
Point of Contact: Carrie Pinasco
Point of Contact Phone: (630) 276-5845
Point of Contact Email: cpinasco@team-iha.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 04/28/2016 and 04/27/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Nebraska Coalition for Patient Safety
PSO Number: P0076
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Nebraska Hospital Association
  • Nebraska Medical Association
  • Nebraska Nurses Association
  • Nebraska Pharmacists' Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 14, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 985565 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198-5565
PSO Phone Number: (402) 559-8421
Fax: (402) 552-2152
Point of Contact: Gail E. Brondum
Point of Contact Phone: (402) 559-8421
Point of Contact Email: gail.brondum@unmc.edu (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 10/14/2017 and 10/13/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Pascal Metrics Inc
PSO Number: P0047
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: February 11, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 1025 Thomas Jefferson Street NW, Suite 420 East, Washington, District of Columbia 20007
PSO Phone Number: (202) 333-9090
Fax: (202) 280-1250
Point of Contact: Alejandra Alvarez
Point of Contact Phone: (202) 333-9090
Point of Contact Email: alejandra.alvarez07@pascalmetrics.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 02/11/2017 and 02/10/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
PsychSafe (Component PSO of UHS of Delaware, Inc. Behavioral Health Division)
PSO Number: P0075
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • UHS of Delaware, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 7, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 1000 Health Park Drive, Bldg. 3, Suite 400, Brentwood, Tennessee 37027
PSO Phone Number: (847) 993-3115
Fax: (847) 292-4404
Point of Contact: Karen E. Johnson
Point of Contact Phone: (847) 993-3115
Point of Contact Email: Karen.Johnson@uhsinc.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 10/07/2017 and 10/06/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Society for Vascular Surgery Patient Safety Organization, LLC
PSO Number: P0106
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: February 16, 2011 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 633 North Saint Clair Street, 22nd Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60611
PSO Phone Number: (800) 258-7188
Fax: (312) 334-2320
Point of Contact: James K. Wadzinski
Point of Contact Phone: (312) 334-2311
Point of Contact Email: jwadzinski@vascularsociety.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 02/16/2017 and 02/15/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
UHS Acute Care PSO
PSO Number: P0110
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • UHS of Delaware, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 22, 2014 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 367 South Gulph Road, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406
PSO Phone Number: (610) 382-3385
Point of Contact: Edward John Donnelly
Point of Contact Phone: (610) 878-3928
Point of Contact Email: Ted.Donnelly@uhsinc.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 04/22/2016 and 04/21/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
Vizient™ PSO
PSO Number: P0007
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Vizient Inc
  • Vizient™ Data Services, LLC
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 155 North Wacker Drive, Suite 4000, Chicago, Illinois 60606
PSO Phone Number: (312) 775-4100
Fax: (312) 775-4580
Point of Contact: Ellen M. Flynn RN, MBA, JD
Point of Contact Phone: (312) 775-4292
Point of Contact Email: Ellen.Flynn@vizientinc.com (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
Wake up Safe (a component of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia)
PSO Number: 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
Fax: (804) 282-0090
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)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/17/2016 and 12/16/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No