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

Garden State Patient Safety Center - P0082
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Health Research and Educational Trust of New Jersey
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: January 20, 2010 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 760 Alexander Road, P.O. Box 1, Princeton, NJ 08543
PSO Phone Number: (609) 275-4000
Point of Contact: Kathryn Burns Collins
Point of Contact Phone: (609) 275-4013
Point of Contact Email: KCollins@njha.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 01/20/2020 through 01/19/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Kansas Clinical Improvement Collaborative Patient Safety Organization - 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
PSO Mailing Address: 2330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 300, Mail stop 5001, Westwood, KS 66205
PSO Phone Number: 913-945-7515
Point of Contact: Shelley Faye Boden
Point of Contact Phone: 785-324-1507
Point of Contact Email: shelley.boden@khsc-ku.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/07/2020 through 12/06/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Kentucky Institute for Patient Safety & Quality - P0022
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Kentucky Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: November 26, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: P.O. Box 436629, Louisville, KY 40253
PSO Phone Number: (502) 426-6220
Point of Contact: Nancy C. Galvagni
Point of Contact Phone: (502) 426-6220
Point of Contact Email: ngalvagni@kyha.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 11/26/2018 through 11/25/2020
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety - 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
PSO Mailing Address: 1151 East Warrenville Road, Naperville, IL 60566
PSO Phone Number: 630-276-5682
Point of Contact: Carrie Pinasco
Point of Contact Phone: 630-276-5845
Point of Contact Email: cpinasco@team-iha.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 04/28/2020 through 04/27/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Ohio Patient Safety Institute - P0041
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Ohio Health Council
  • Ohio Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: February 11, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 155 East Broad Street, Suite 301, Columbus, OH 43215
PSO Phone Number: (614) 221-7614
Point of Contact: Rosalie Ann Weakland
Point of Contact Phone: (614) 221-7614
Point of Contact Email: rosalie.weakland@ohiohospitals.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 02/11/2019 through 02/10/2021
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
Tennessee Hospital Association PSO - P0066
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Tennessee Hospital Association
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: July 1, 2009 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 5201 Virginia Way, Brentwood, TN 37027
PSO Phone Number: 615-256-8240
Point of Contact: Rhonda Dickman
Point of Contact Phone: 615-401-7404
Point of Contact Email: rdickman@tha.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 07/01/2021 through 06/30/2023
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
The Quality Center Patient Safety Organization - P0025
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • NCHA, Inc. DBA North Carolina Healthcare Association
  • North Carolina Hospital Association
  • North Carolina Hospital Foundation
  • North Carolina Hospital Foundation, Inc.
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: December 10, 2008 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 2400 Weston Parkway, Cary, NC 27513
PSO Phone Number: 919-677-4212
Point of Contact: Shelby Lassiter
Point of Contact Phone: 919-677-4134
Point of Contact Email: slassiter@ncha.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 12/10/2020 through 12/09/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Virginia PSO - P0151
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association
  • Virginia Hospital Research and Education Foundation
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: September 11, 2013 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: P.O. Box 31394, Richmond, VA 23294
PSO Phone Number: 804-965-1214
Point of Contact: Kristie Lynne Burnette
Point of Contact Phone: 804-965-1226
Point of Contact Email: kburnette@vhha.com (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 09/11/2021 through 09/10/2023
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No