"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.
ASHRM is the leader in advancing safe and trusted healthcare through enterprise risk management.
To advance patient safety, reduce uncertainty and maximize value through management of risk across the healthcare enterprise.
How to contact ASHRM with questions or comments
Who we are
ASHRM's staff, board and volunteers
Strategic plan, bylaws and other governance materials
2012 Annual Report (PDF)