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 93 total PSOs listed by AHRQ.

PLEASE NOTE: To search for a PSO by State, use the 2 letter state abbreviation. Example: Kansas = KS

American Medical Foundation Patient Safety Organization - P0141
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • American Medical Foundation for Peer Review and Education
Effective Date and Time of Initial Listing: March 13, 2013 12:01 AM ET
PSO Mailing Address: 237 S. 18th Street, 11th Floor, 11D, Philadelphia, PA 19103
PSO Phone Number: 215-545-6363
Point of Contact: Evelyn Baram-Clothier Ph.G, JD
Point of Contact Phone: 215-545-6363
Point of Contact Email: ebc@medicalfoundation.org (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 03/13/2021 through 03/12/2023
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No
Surgical Outcomes & Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC) - 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
PSO Mailing Address: 633 N. St. Clair Street, 20th floor, Chicago, IL 60611
PSO Phone Number: (312) 503-3762
Point of Contact: Remi Love MPPA
Point of Contact Phone: 312-503-3947
Point of Contact Email: remi-love@northwestern.edu (link is external)
Two Bona Fide Contract Requirement: Next attestation period is 01/15/2020 through 01/14/2022
Disclosures & Finding: None
Subject to FDA-Regulated Reporting Entity Guidance: No