Patient Safety Network and Web Morbidity and Mortality - Replacement

Investigator: Robert Wachter, MD
Sponsor: PHS Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Location(s): United States


AHRQ Patient Safety Network (PSNet) is a national web-based resource featuring the latest news and essential resources on patient safety. The site offers weekly updates of patient safety literature, news, tools, and meetings ("Current Issue"), and a vast set of carefully annotated links to important research and other information on patient safety ("The Collection").

PSNet is funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and edited by a team at UCSF, with the technical support of Silverchair. A Technical Expert/Advisory Panel, comprised of experts in patient safety, health care quality, and clinical disciplines, guide the editorial team.