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  • About ASHRM

    "Safe and Trusted Healthcare"

    Established in 1980, the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) is a personal 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 healthcare 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.

    Vision
    ASHRM is the leader in advancing safe and trusted healthcare through enterprise risk management.

    Mission
    To advance patient safety, reduce uncertainty and maximize value through management of risk across the healthcare enterprise.

    Call for Nominations: 2015 ASHRM Leaders Election
    For 2015, ASHRM members must elect a President-elect, two members to serve a three-year term on the Board of Directors, and three members to serve a two-year term on the Nominating Committee. You may nominate yourself or someone else for any of the positions. Click here for detailed information.

    2015 ASHRM Election
    Elections will open soon watch for details.

    ASHRM 2013-2015 Strategic Plan
    Read the ASHRM 2013-2015 Strategic Plan, which includes an updated Vision and Mission, and revised Goals.

    30th Anniversary
    2010 marked ASHRM’s 30th anniversary. Read about ASHRM's contributions to the growth of healthcare risk management.

    Governance
    Strategic plan, bylaws and other governance materials

    Board of Directors
    Learn about this year’s Board of Directors.

    ASHRM Staff
    View ASHRM staff and obtain their contact information.

    FAQs
    Access frequently asked questions about ASHRM education, membership, conferences and more.

    HRM Profession Overview
    Thinking about healthcare risk management as a career? Get an overview of the profession.

    A Brief History of ASHRM
    Since 1980, healthcare risk managers have turned to ASHRM for support, information and collaboration. Read about the history and highlights of ASHRM’s existence.

    Contact Us
    How to contact ASHRM with questions or comments

    2013 Annual Report
    Obtain information about ASHRM's 2013 strategic and operational outcomes.