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
Alliance for Patient Medication Safety - P0020
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • NASPA
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 10, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 2530 Professional Road, Suite 202, Richmond, VA 23235
PSO Phone Number: (804) 422-6311
Point of Contact: Taramarie (Tara) Modisett
Point of Contact Phone: (804) 422-6311
Point of Contact Email: tara@naspa.us (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
CHPSO - 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
PSO Mailing Address: 1215 K Street, Suite 800, Sacramento, CA 95814
PSO Phone Number: (916) 552-2600
Point of Contact: Barbara Abeling PhD, MS, RN
Point of Contact Phone: 916-552-7614
Point of Contact Email: babeling@chpso.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
CHS PSO, LLC - 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
PSO Mailing Address: 4000 Meridian Boulevard, Franklin, TN 37067
PSO Phone Number: (615) 465-7000
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)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 01/11/2020 through 01/10/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Center for Patient Safety - P0011
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 4215 Philips Farm Rd, Ste 101-A, Columbia, MO 65201
PSO Phone Number: 573-636-1014
Point of Contact: Alexandra Christgen
Point of Contact Phone: (573) 636-1014
Point of Contact Email: achristgen@centerforpatientsafety.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/05/2018 through 11/04/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Center for the Assessment of Radiological Sciences PSO - P0149
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Center for the Assessment of Radiological Sciences
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: August 28, 2013 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 4913 Waukesha Street, Madison, WI 53705
PSO Phone Number: 608-345-5795
Point of Contact: Bruce Thomadsen
Point of Contact Phone: 608-345-5795
Point of Contact Email: brthomad@cars-pso.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 08/28/2019 through 08/27/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Clarity PSO - P0015
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Clarity Group, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 19, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 8725 W Higgins Road, Suite 810, Chicago, IL 60631
PSO Phone Number: (773) 867-8066
Point of Contact: Thomas F. Piotrowski
Point of Contact Phone: (773) 867-8066
Point of Contact Email: tpiotrowski@claritypso.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/19/2018 through 11/18/2020
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
Dental Patient Safety Foundation - P0198
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 19, 2017 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 16011 S. 108th Ave., Orland Park, IL 60467
PSO Phone Number: (833) 216-7931
Point of Contact: Robert Craig Bosack DDS
Point of Contact Phone: 708-460-9100
Point of Contact Email: r.bosack@comcast.net (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 10/19/2019 through 10/18/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Emergency Medical Error Reduction Group - P0133
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Center for Leadership, Innovation and Research in EMS
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 28, 2012 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: PO Box 2286, St. Cloud, MN 56302
PSO Phone Number: 919-448-8618
Point of Contact: Nathaniel Metz
Point of Contact Phone: 765-237-4129
Point of Contact Email: metz@emerg.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/28/2018 through 11/27/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Enterprise Patient Safety Organization, L.L.C - P0155
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 22, 2014 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 200 Highland Corporate Drive, MD 2345, Cumberland, RI 02864
PSO Phone Number: (401) 770-5215
Point of Contact: Susan Cornacchio
Point of Contact Phone: (401) 770-2182
Point of Contact Email: Susan.Cornacchio@CVSHealth.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 04/22/2018 through 04/21/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
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: Sharon Weidner Hickman
Point of Contact Phone: 615-344-1254
Point of Contact Email: Sharon.Hickman@hcahealthcare.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 04/09/2018 through 04/08/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
HPI Press Ganey PSO - P0185
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Press Ganey
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 12, 2016 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 5041 Corporate Woods Drive Ste 180, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
PSO Phone Number: 913-800-4954
Point of Contact: Caryn Lea Woods
Point of Contact Phone: (757) 226-7479
Point of Contact Email: Caryn.Woods@pressganey.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/12/2018 through 12/11/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Health Catalyst Patient Safety Organization (HCPSO) - P0201
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Health Catalyst, Inc
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 24, 2018 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 3165 E Millrock Dr. Suite 400, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
PSO Phone Number: (801) 708-6800
Point of Contact: Robert Michael Barton PharmD
Point of Contact Phone: 801-708-6800
Point of Contact Email: michael.barton@healthcatalyst.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 07/24/2020 through 07/23/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) - P0009
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 5, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 200 Lakeside Drive, Suite 200, Horsham, PA 19044
PSO Phone Number: (215) 947-7797
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)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/05/2020 through 11/04/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Louisiana Alliance for Patient Safety PSO - P0186
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Louisiana Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 8, 2016 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 9521 Brookline Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
PSO Phone Number: 225-928-0026
Point of Contact: Floyd J. Roberts Jr., MD, FACP, FCCP
Point of Contact Phone: 225-928-0026, ext. 206
Point of Contact Email: froberts@lhaonline.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/08/2020 through 11/07/2022
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
PSO Mailing Address: 986055 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 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
Pascal Metrics Inc - P0047
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: February 11, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 1025 Thomas Jefferson Street NW, Suite 420 East, Washington, DC 20007
PSO Phone Number: (202) 333-9090
Point of Contact: Alejandra Alvarez
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
PsychSafe (Component PSO of UHS of Delaware, Inc. Behavioral Health Division) - P0075
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • UHS of Delaware, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 7, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 1000 Health Park Drive, Bldg. 3, Suite 400, Brentwood, TN 37027
PSO Phone Number: 847-993-3115
Point of Contact: Karen E Johnson
Point of Contact Phone: 847-993-3115
Point of Contact Email: karen.johnson@uhsinc.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 10/07/2019 through 10/06/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Safety Culture Patient Safety Organization - P0175
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Walmart Stores, Inc
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 14, 2015 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 702 SW 8th Street Mailstop 430, Bentonville, AR 72716
PSO Phone Number: 479-204-9188
Point of Contact: Susanne Hiland
Point of Contact Phone: 479-204-9188
Point of Contact Email: susanne.hiland@walmart.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/14/2019 through 12/13/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Select Medical Patient Safety and Quality Institute, LLC - P0199
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Select Medical Corporation
  • Select Medical Holdings Corporation
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: June 13, 2018 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 4714 Gettysburg Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
PSO Phone Number: 717-920-6757
Point of Contact: Joan P. Alverzo PhD, CRRN
Point of Contact Phone: (973) 985-6764
Point of Contact Email: JAlverzo@SMPSQI.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 06/13/2018 through 06/12/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
SimCore PSO, LLC - P0189
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • SimCore Technologies, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 29, 2016 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 8471 Turnpike Dr #250, Westminster, CO 80031
PSO Phone Number: 888-584-8845
Point of Contact: Brian Gillett
Point of Contact Phone: 888-584-8845
Point of Contact Email: pso@simcorepso.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/29/2018 through 11/28/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Somnia Patient Safety Organization, Inc. - P0112
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Somnia, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 20, 2011 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 10 Commerce Drive, New Rochelle, NY 10801
PSO Phone Number: (914) 637-3512
Point of Contact: Hugh Morgan
Point of Contact Phone: 201-400-9795
Point of Contact Email: hmorgan@somniainc.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 07/20/2019 through 07/19/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Strategic Radiology Patient Safety Organization LLC - P0144
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Strategic Radiology LLC
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: June 19, 2013 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: PO Box 1418, Palmetto, FL 34221
PSO Phone Number: (810) 210-9885
Point of Contact: Lisa A. Mead MS, CPHQ
Point of Contact Phone: (480) 794-0483
Point of Contact Email: lmead@strategicradiology.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 06/19/2019 through 06/18/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
The PSO Advisory, LLC - P0089
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: May 5, 2010 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 30 Cargill Rd, Cumberland, RI 02864
PSO Phone Number: (401) 228-7590
Point of Contact: William P Smith RPH, MS
Point of Contact Phone: 401-228-7590
Point of Contact Email: wpsmith@thepsoadvisory.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 05/05/2018 through 05/04/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
The Patient Safety Research Foundation, Inc. - P0043
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Walgreen Co.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 14, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 200 Wilmot Road MS-2194, Deerfield, IL 60015-4681
PSO Phone Number: (847) 315-3379
Point of Contact: Natasha Farah Polster
Point of Contact Phone: 847-315-3379
Point of Contact Email: tasha.polster@walgreens.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 01/14/2019 through 01/13/2021
Disclosures & Finding: The Department of Health and Human Services determined no action was required regarding the PSO's relationships with the following contracting provider(s):
  • Walgreen Co.
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
USAP PSO - P0178
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • US Anesthesia Partners
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: June 15, 2016 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 12222 Merit Drive, Suite 700, Dallas, TX 75251
PSO Phone Number: 972-663-8522
Point of Contact: Ann McFarland Limbach RN, JD, CPHRM
Point of Contact Phone: 205-678-8342
Point of Contact Email: ann.limbach@usap.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 06/15/2018 through 06/14/2020
Disclosures & Finding: The Department of Health and Human Services determined no action was required regarding the PSO's relationships with the following contracting provider(s):
  • US Anesthesia Providers of Florida
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No