ASHRM Distinguished Service Award (DSA) – Call for Nominations
The Distinguished Service Award (DSA) is the highest honor bestowed on an individual by ASHRM. The award may recognize a single achievement or a lifetime of contributions.

The ASHRM Board is elected by the membership to set the strategic direction of the society and ensure plans are implemented to advance its vision and mission.

ASHRM 2019-2021 Strategic Plan
ASHRM members entrust ASHRM leadership to guide the society's activities, and ensure they align with ASHRM's Vision and Mission. To meet that responsibility, ASHRM's Board of Directors periodically revisits ASHRM's road map to ensure it continues to advance safe and trusted health care. Through careful analysis of industry trends, membership needs and shifts in the HRM profession, the ASHRM Board of Directors has developed the ASHRM 2019-2021 Strategic Plan which includes an updated Vision and Mission, and revised Goals.

ASHRM Charter (PDF)
Establishes ASHRM as a Professional Membership Group of the American Hospital Association.

ASHRM Policies and Procedures (PDF)
The policies and procedures governing ASHRM, including officers, committees, elections, membership, chapters and other operational issues.

ASHRM Election Procedures and Candidate Rules (PDF)
The purpose of this procedure document is to set parameters and describe the process to be followed during ASHRM’s nomination and election process, in accordance with ASHRM Policies and Procedures

ASHRM Code of Conduct 2013 (PDF)
Guidelines designed to assist members in determining and recognizing appropriate professional conduct, from professional responsibilities to conflicts of interest. 

Business Meeting Minutes (PDF)
These are the approved minutes from the most recent ASHRM business meeting, held at the Annual Conference each year.


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