In the new value-driven health care system, organizations delivering safe, high-quality and efficient care are best positioned to succeed. We have an AHRQ-listed Patient Safety Organization dedicated to accelerating improvements in patient safety outcomes.


  • Annual individualized evidence-based practice reports
  • Peer collaboration and communication
  • Aggregation and analysis of safety event report data
  • Support for meeting Affordable Care Act requirements
  • Privilege and confidentiality protections for patient safety work product

The Vizient Patient Safety Organization (PSO) offers a compelling suite of safety-related tools and insights with leading-practice guidance for patient safety evaluation system documentation, patient safety work product identification and privilege and confidentiality protections and responsibilities. The program features:

  • Submission to the Network of Patient Safety Databases
  • Custom PSO applications and solutions
  • Patient safety insights and leading practices
  • The Vizient PSO semi-annual meeting and quarterly PSO user-group meetings
  • Quarterly collaborative Safe Table meetings
  • Actionable tool kits and evidence-based solutions
  • Patient topical webinars
  • PSO officer education focused on high reliability practices

Members-only patient safety information

Vizient members can access additional patient safety resources on our secure pages.

Vizient members: Access additional patient safety resources

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