We empower patients with patient safety through innovative research, strategic partnerships, and patient safety outreach tools.


The Incubator for Patient Safety & Outcomes (IPSO)


a division of the Institute for Patient Safety in Office-Based Surgery (ISOBS), takes world-class academic research for medical safety and places it in the hands of patients through strategic partnerships with leading media and technology platforms.  Traditional patient safety organizations design programs around the interests of the healthcare system.  IPSO explicitly empowers patients with patient safety.  

ISOBS, and its division IPSO, is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation.



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