HRM Week 2017

Join the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management in celebrating HRM Week Presented by The Risk Authority Stanford, June 19-23, 2017. This week is time to show your appreciation for the work that risk management and patient safety professionals do to ensure that patients receive safe and trusted health care.

Leading Innovation in Risk Management

This year's theme, Leading Innovation in Risk Management, celebrates the unique contributions that health care risk management professionals provide to hospitals and health systems across the country. These innovations are vital in the pursuit of advancing patient safety, reducing uncertainty and maximizing value.

HRM Week Webinar

Digital Health Applications: An Innovative Solution to Today’s Challenging Healthcare Environment
June 22, 1-2 PM CT

Look ahead to emerging risks related to health care technologies with the annual HRM Week Webinar. Learn about how digital health apps and software give rise to privacy concerns, insurance coverage issues, consent issues and the need to overhaul existing operations.


HRM Week Quiz

Test yourself on the concepts of health care risk management, patient safety and root cause analysis with ASHRM’s interactive HRM Week Quiz. After you answer each question, you will receive an explanation of the correct answer and a recommendation for further reading on the topic.

Take HRM Week Quiz

HRM Week Word Search

HRM Week Word Search image

Brush up on your health care risk management vocabulary with the HRM Week Word Search. Print this fun exercise and distribute it to your colleagues.

Download Word Search

Download Word Search Answer Key

Purchase HRM Week Gifts

It’s not too early to begin your preparations for HRM Week 2016. These gifts are an easy way to you to show your appreciation to your team and raise awareness of the risk management profession. This collection of HRM Week products, including the exciting NEW gifts, is now available to order. Start Shopping

HRM Week Poster
HRM Week Poster
Take Note
Take Note
Bags and Totes
Bags and Totes
Something for Everyone
Something for Everyone
Gift Sets
Gift Sets
Minimum Quantity Special
Minimum Quantity Special
New Items
New Items
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Top Sellers!
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HRM Week Tools

Use these free resources raise awareness of the value of risk management and patient safety and to educate others about the Health Care Risk Management Profession. Download Full HRM Week Toolkit.

HRM Week Tip Card
This tip card provides four ways which health care workers can play a critical role in patient safety. Print and distribute this card to your coworkers. HRM Week Powerpoint Template Use this template for your presentations and staff meetings during HRM week to raise awareness of the risk management profession.

HRM Week Powerpoint Template
Use this template for your presentations and staff meetings during HRM week to raise awareness of the risk management profession.

Answers to frequently asked questions about the health care risk management profession to share with your colleagues and help them discover what HRM week is all about.

HRM Week Key Messages
Information about what risk managers do, their qualifications, their involvement when crises occur, and how they advance safe and trusted health care.

HRM Week Talking Points
These talking points will help you speak clearly and on message about the health care risk management profession and HRM week.

Overview of the Healthcare Risk Management Profession
Share this document with an associate who is interested in the health care risk management profession. This overview defines what risk managers do, how to become a risk manager and why health care risk management is rewarding career.

Sample HRM Week Article for Employee Newsletter
Fill in the blanks on this template article for inclusion in your company’s employee newsletter. This article announces your organization’s participation in HRM Week and recognizes the valuable work that your staff is doing in promoting patient safety.

Sample HRM Week Press Release
Reach out to a local online or print publication and let them know what your organization is doing for HRM Week using this template press release. This template contains boiler plate information about HRM Week, with space to tout your organization’s achievements or statistics.

Sample HRM Week Proclamation
Send this request for proclamation template letter to a local government official to have HRM Week officially recognized. This proclamation highlights the vital role that health care risk managers play in health care, and may generate media coverage and public recognition for your organization and staff.

HRM Week Logo

Participants are welcome to use the HRM Week logo on any HRM Week promotional materials that you develop:

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#HRMWeek on Social Media

Be part of the conversation by including the hashtag #HRMWeek in your social media posts.