• About ASHRM

  • Distinguished Service Award
  • Research
  • Strategic Plan
  • 30th Anniversary
  • Governance
  • Board of Directors
  • ASHRM Strategic Plan
  • ASHRM Bylaws
  • ASHRM Code of Professional Conduct
  • ASHRM Ethics Complaint Policy
  • Elections for 2013
  • Board of Directors
  • ASHRM Staff
  • FAQ
  • HRM Profession Overview
  • A Brief History of ASHRM
  • Contact Us
  • ASHRM 2013 Annual Report
  • ASHRM 2010 Annual Report
  • Connections

  • ASHRM 2014 Annual Conference & Exhibition
  • ASHRM's Social Media
  • Membership
  • Join or Renew
  • Member Directory
  • Benefits
  • Volunteers
  • Chapters
  • Chapter Directory
  • Chapter Handbook
  • Support for Chapters
  • ASHRM Exchange
  • Advertising
  • Career Center
  • AHA SmartMarket
  • Education & Development

  • 2015 Education Calendar
  • Webinar: April 24, 2015
  • ASHRM Academy 2015
  • ASHRM University
  • CPHRM Exam Prep Course: Online Series
  • HRM Certificate Program
  • Patient Safety Programs
  • Education Programs
  • HRM Certificate Program
  • Patient Safety
  • Webinars & audio
  • Calendar
  • Credits
  • ASHRM's 2014 Annual Conference & Exhibition!
  • HRM Week 2015
  • College Degree and Certificate HRM/PS Programs/Courses
  • Educational Scholarship and Grant Program
  • News & Events

  • Webinar: April 24, 2015
  • Now Available - Q1 Journal of Healthcare Risk Management!
  • Now Available - Updated CPHRM Exam Prep Guide
  • Just Launched! Updated Pearls to Enhance Communication
  • Now Available! Updated Pearls for Physician Offices
  • Now Available - ASHRM/Aon 2014-2015 Hospital and Physician Professional Liability Benchmark Report
  • Pearls for Integrating ERM into the Healthcare Culture
  • Forum Newsletter
  • Workplace Violence Tool
  • New Serious Safety Events White Paper!
  • APEX Awards
  • 2014 Annual Conference & Exhibition Highlights
  • eNews
  • ASHRM's Patient Safety Portal
  • Advocacy

  • The Affordable Care Act: March 26-28, 2012
  • Journal Article: Perspectives on Healthcare Reform
  • White Papers
  • Advisories
  • Healthcare Reform
  • Online Store

  • 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.

    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.

    Announcing ASHRM 2015 Election Results
    ASHRM 2015 elections are completed and the results are in!

    Call for Nominations: ASHRM’s Distinguished Service Award 2014
    Nominate a Colleague by Friday, Aug. 29!

    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.

    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.

    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.