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What does PSRO stand for?

PSRO stands for Professional Standards Review Organization

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Early efforts at improving quality were undertaken in the 1970s, when the potential for improvement was realized by social scientists and the professional standards review organizations (PSROs) debuted in 1973.
At the same time that professional standards review organizations, the precursors of peer review organizations, were pressing "peer review" for cost control reasons, another form of "peer review" was gaining momentum--review of medical care in connection with unsatisfied patients who filed malpractice suits.