Now Open – Call for Presentations for ASHRM 2014!
ASHRM is currently seeking presenters for next year's annual conference at the Anaheim Convention Center, October 26-29, 2014. Hurry – the deadline for submissions is December 15, 2013.
Webinar: December 12, 2013
Medical ethics is a topic that, as an industry, is more ingrained in an esoteric model than a practical one. Our experiences often formulate our ethical beliefs and behaviors. However, healthcare models rarely look at this area and provide a structured approach to ethical decision-making. Are we providing ethical care to the patient, and from whose perspective?
Just Launched! ASHRM Risk Management Pearls: Applying ERM
Enterprise risk management (ERM) requires a system-wide, integrated approach to addressing risk in your organization. The foundation for your organization’s approach is the enterprise risk management plan.
NEW ASHRM Pearls for Enterprise Risk Management: The Foundation!
These Pearls are designed to help you understand ERM, how it can benefit your organization and help improve patient safety. ERM: The Foundation begins with an overview of ERM, and progresses to implementation of an ERM program and its benefits.
Now Available! 2013 ASHRM/Aon Hospital and Physician Professional Liability Benchmark Report
The cost of medical malpractice is growing at the slowest rate in the fourteen year history of the ASHRM/Aon Hospital and Physician Professional Liability Benchmark report. The 2013 analysis – distributed by ASHRM and Aon Global Risk Consulting – details the professional liability costs faced by healthcare organizations.
2013 ASHRM Annual Conference & Exhibition Highlights
Year after year, ASHRM’s annual conference continues to be the optimal learning, networking and career-building experience. With over 2,000 in attendance, thought provoking keynote speakers, 6 tracks and more than 70 concurrent sessions, ASHRM 2013 held up that tradition.
ASHRM Launches Social Media!
Stay connected to ASHRM through the social media sites Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
NEW! Risk Management Pearls for Obstetrics: Part I and Part II
These Pearls provide the tools for healthcare risk managers, patient safety professionals, providers and administrators to help decrease risk and improve the safety in the delivery of care to pregnant women and their babies.
Q4 Forum Issue Now Available
Check out the last issue of ASHRM's Forum newsletter.
Q4 Journal Issue is Now Available Online!
ASHRM’s Journal of Healthcare Risk Management, published quarterly, focuses on insightful, peer-reviewed content that relates to patient safety, enterprise risk management, insurance, legal and other timely healthcare risk management issues.
Disclosure of Unanticipated Events in 2013
It is a unique world that Healthcare Risk Managers live in; regarded as leaders which can result in periodic public belittlement. As reflected in the ASHRM vision, we see our role as advocates for safe and trusted healthcare. We recognize that by bestowing the best care to our patients we are also able to provide financial savings to the organizations we serve.
Now Available! ASHRM/AHLA Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities – 2nd Edition
Enterprise Risk Management Handbook for Healthcare Entities addresses the need for and implementation of a comprehensive risk management process and plan that encompasses the entire enterprise and crosses departmental barriers.
ASHRM Awards 2013 Research Grant
ASHRM has awarded a 2013 Research Grant to George Mason University, Fairfax, Va., for its project entitled "Designing Highly Reliable Adverse Event Detection Systems."
Visit the ASHRM Patient Safety Portal
Throughout ASHRM’s Patient Safety Portal, you will find strategies, tips, resources and more that all healthcare providers will find useful. With these efforts, we hope to promote a comprehensive, organization-wide framework that includes all healthcare employees from operations, to clinical, to financial and beyond—to assist you when making valuable risk management decisions.
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