About ASHRM - The American Society for Health Care Risk Management
"Safe and Trusted Health Care"
Established in 1980, the American Society for Health Care Risk Management (ASHRM) is a professional membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA) with nearly 6,000 members representing risk management, patient safety, insurance, law, finance and other related professions.
ASHRM promotes effective and innovative risk management strategies and professional leadership through education, recognition, advocacy, publications, networking and interactions with leading health care organizations and government agencies. ASHRM initiatives focus on developing and implementing safe and effective patient care practices, the preservation of financial resources and the maintenance of safe working environments.
ASHRM is the leader in advancing safe and trusted health care through enterprise risk management.
To advance patient safety, reduce uncertainty and maximize value through management of risk across the health care enterprise.
ASHRM Election Results
View the 2019 term results.
ASHRM 2016-2018 Strategic Plan
Read the ASHRM 2016-2018 Strategic Plan, which includes an updated Vision and Mission, and revised Goals.
Strategic plan, charter, policies and procedures, other governance materials
Learn about this year’s Board.
View ASHRM staff and obtain their contact information.
HRM Profession Overview
Thinking about health care risk management as a career? Get an overview of the profession.
ASHRM offers numerous opportunities for industry partners to reach health care risk managers, from education and conference sponsorship to ASHRM year-round advertising.
How to contact ASHRM with questions or comments