San Francisco VA Health Care System
Reporting Safety or Quality Issues
If you need to speak with someone about a safety or quality of care issue, several options are available. Examples of appropriate issues include:
- Patient rights
- Care of patients
- Infection control
- Medication use and security
- Environment of care
San Francisco VAMC Patient Safety Manager
Call the San Francisco VAMC Patient Safety Manager at (415) 221-4810, ext. 2-5660 or 2-4756. The Patient Safety Manager will appreciate the opportunity to address your concerns.
The Joint Commission
If you have a safety or quality of care concern which has been unresolved through hospital management, employees and patients have the right to contact The Joint Commission by dialing 1-800-994-6610 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Disciplinary action may not be taken against any employee or patient who reports a safety or quality concern to The Joint Commission.