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AMC PSO Resource Center

The Academic Medical Center Patient Safety Organization (AMC PSO) strives to act as a national convener of clinicians and health care organizations to promote patient safety.


CRICO’s AMC PSO produces in-depth publications on topics such as behavioral health in the ED, wrong-level spine surgery, interventional radiology, EHR Downtime and more.




The latest releases are the:

  1. Patient Safety Guidelines for Mitigating Risk with Pathology Specimens
  2. Guidance for Perioperative Fire Safety

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AMC PSO Patient Safety Alerts are short PDF documents that summarize a topic covered by our members. There are over 25 documents in our library for you to access and share. View the Alerts Library >>

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AMC PSO History

In 2009, the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act was enacted to create a culture of safety by providing federal privilege and confidentiality protections for information assembled and reported to a PSO.


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Don’t hesitate to reach out to the Academic Medical Center Patient Safety Organization (AMC PSO) team for questions or feedback. 

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