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.

Alliance for Patient Medication Safety
PSO Number: P0020
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • NASPA
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 10, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2530 Professional Road, Suite 202, Richmond, Virginia 23235
PSO Phone Number: (804) 422-6311
Fax: (804) 612-6555
Point of Contact: Taramarie (Tara) Modisett
Point of Contact Phone: (804) 422-6311
Point of Contact Email: tara@naspa.us (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/10/2018 and 12/09/2020
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
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
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 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
Cassatt Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0136
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Cassatt RRG Holding Company
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 24, 2012 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 1200 Atwater Drive, Suite 180, Malvern, Pennsylvania 19355
PSO Phone Number: (610) 296-2558
Fax: (610) 296-3743
Point of Contact: Maureen P. Barnes ARM, CPHRM, CHC
Point of Contact Phone: (610) 296-2558
Point of Contact Email: mbarnes@cassattrrg.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 10/24/2018 and 10/23/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
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
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
Enterprise Patient Safety Organization, L.L.C
PSO Number: P0155
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 22, 2014 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 200 Highland Corporate Drive, MD 2345, Cumberland, Rhode Island 02864
PSO Phone Number: (401) 770-5215
Fax: (401) 652-9252
Point of Contact: Susan Cornacchio
Point of Contact Phone: (401) 770-2182
Point of Contact Email: Susan.Cornacchio@CVSHealth.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
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
HPI Press Ganey PSO
PSO Number: P0185
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Press Ganey
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 12, 2016 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 5041 Corporate Woods Drive Ste 180, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462
PSO Phone Number: (202) 740-6174
Point of Contact: Caryn Lea Woods
Point of Contact Phone: (913) 800-4954
Point of Contact Email: caryn.woods@pressganey.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/12/2016 and 12/11/2018
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
Kansas Clinical Improvement Collaborative Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0184
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Kansas Clinical Improvement Collaborative, LLC
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 7, 2016 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Westwood, Kansas 66205
PSO Phone Number: (913) 945-7515
Fax: (913) 945-5473
Point of Contact: Jodi Schmidt
Point of Contact Phone: (913) 945-7515
Point of Contact Email: jschmidt5@kumc.edu (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/07/2016 and 12/06/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Kentucky Institute for Patient Safety & Quality
PSO Number: P0022
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Kentucky Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 26, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2501 Nelson Miller Parkway, Louisville, Kentucky 40253
PSO Phone Number: (502) 426-6220
Fax: (502) 426-6226
Point of Contact: Nancy C. Galvagni
Point of Contact Phone: (502) 426-6220
Point of Contact Email: ngalvagni@kyha.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 11/26/2018 and 11/25/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
MCIC Vermont PSO
PSO Number: P0095
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • MCIC Vermont, LLC
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 21, 2010 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 125 Broad Street, 14th Floor, New York, New York 10004
PSO Phone Number: (212) 461-1595
Fax: (646) 666-9346
Point of Contact: Melissa Bhatnagar Pharm.D., MPA
Point of Contact Phone: (212) 298-8562
Point of Contact Email: mbhatnagar@mcic.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 07/21/2016 and 07/20/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Michigan Surgical Quality Collaborative
PSO Number: P0143
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • University of Michigan Health System
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: April 24, 2013 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2800 Plymouth Road, Building 16; Floor 1, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109
PSO Phone Number: (734) 998-8200
Fax: (734) 998-8203
Point of Contact: Greta Krapohl PhD, RN
Point of Contact Phone: (734) 998-8200
Point of Contact Email: krapohlg@med.umich.edu (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 04/24/2017 and 04/23/2019
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
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
QA to QI LLC
PSO Number: P0091
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: June 30, 2010 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 111 Hunter Drive, West Hartford , Connecticut 06107-1018
PSO Phone Number: (860) 521-8484
Point of Contact: Marc T Edwards MD, MBA
Point of Contact Phone: (860) 521-8484
Point of Contact Email: Marc@QAtoQI.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 06/30/2018 and 06/29/2020
Disclosures & Finding:
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Quality Alliance Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0163
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Memorial Health System
  • Midwest Healthcare Quality Alliance
  • Southern Illinois University HealthCare
  • Springfield Clinic, LLP
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: October 16, 2014 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 228 W. Miller St. Rm 410 , Springfield, Illinois 62702
PSO Phone Number: (217) 588-2884
Point of Contact: Carol Hafley
Point of Contact Phone: (217) 588-2884
Point of Contact Email: hafley.carol@mhsil.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 10/16/2018 and 10/15/2020
Disclosures & Finding:
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Quality Circle for Healthcare, Inc.
PSO Number: P0039
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Adventist Health System Sunbelt Healthcare Corp., Inc
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 7, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 900 Hope Way, Altamonte Springs, Florida 32714
PSO Phone Number: (407) 357-2100
Point of Contact: Tani Corey
Point of Contact Phone: (407) 357-2276
Point of Contact Email: tani.corey@ahss.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 01/07/2019 and 01/06/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Surgical Outcomes & Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC)
PSO Number: P0152
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Northwestern University - Feinberg School of Medicine
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 15, 2014 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 633 N. St. Clair Street, 20th floor, Chicago, Illinois 60611
PSO Phone Number: (312) 503-3762
Fax: (312) 695-1462
Point of Contact: Allison Dahlke
Point of Contact Phone: (312) 503-3840
Point of Contact Email: allison.dahlke@northwestern.edu (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 01/15/2016 and 01/14/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization
PSO Number: P0067
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • TeamHealth, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 1, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 265 Brookview Centre Way, Suite 400, Knoxville, Tennessee 37919
PSO Phone Number: (865) 293-5500
Fax: (865) 560-0295
Point of Contact: Linda Epstein Esq.
Point of Contact Phone: (865) 293-5580
Point of Contact Email: linda_epstein@teamhealth.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 07/01/2017 and 06/30/2019
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: Yes
Tennessee Center for Patient Safety
PSO Number: P0066
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Tennessee Hospital Education and Research Foundation
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 1, 2009 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 5201 Virginia Way, Brentwood, Tennessee 37027
PSO Phone Number: (615) 256-8240
Fax: (615) 242-4803
Point of Contact: Rhonda Dickman
Point of Contact Phone: (615) 401-7404
Point of Contact Email: rdickman@tha.com (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 07/01/2019 and 06/30/2021
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
The Quality Center
PSO Number: P0025
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • North Carolina Hospital Association
  • North Carolina Hospital Foundation
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 10, 2008 12:01 AM ET
Street Address: 2400 Weston Parkway, Cary, North Carolina 27513
PSO Phone Number: (919) 677-4121
Fax: (919) 677-4111
Point of Contact: Karen Southard RN, MHA
Point of Contact Phone: (919) 677-4121
Point of Contact Email: ksouthard@ncha.org (link is external)
Next biennial attestation for Two Contracts due between 12/10/2016 and 12/09/2018
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
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