Certification for Initial Listing Form

The Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005 (Patient Safety Act), and its implementing regulation, authorize the creation of Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs). The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), administers the provisions of the Patient Safety Act and Patient Safety Rule dealing with PSO operations. Information related to PSOs is available on AHRQ's PSO website at www.pso.ahrq.gov.

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Burden Statement

Public reporting burden for the collection of information is estimated to average 18 hours per response. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Send comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden, to: AHRQ Reports Clearance Officer, Attention: PRA, Paperwork Reduction Project (0935-0143), AHRQ, 5600 Fishers Lane, MS 06N100B, Rockville, MD 20857.

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