Journal Article
Commentary

The benefits and burdens of working with patient safety organizations under the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005

Dwyer PE, Watts CD. J Health Life Sci Law. 2020;13.

Patient safety organizations (PSOs) provide a protected avenue for sharing adverse incident information to support large-scale learning across health care organizations. This legal discussion highlights the complexity of the data protections and highlights the need for flexibility given different jurisdictions and entities involved.