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

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: Sharon D Perkins
Point of Contact Phone: (502) 992-4355
Point of Contact Email: sperkins@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
Ohio Patient Safety Institute - P0041
Component of Parent Org(s):
  • 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
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
Vizient™ PSO - 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
PSO Mailing Address: 155 North Wacker Drive, 40th floor, Chicago, IL 60606
PSO Phone Number: 312-775-4100
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)
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