"Safe and Trusted Health Care"

Established in 1980, the American Society for Health Care Risk Management (ASHRM) is a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association with members representing healthcare, insurance, law 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 health care 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.

To be the global thought and information leader in health care risk management and patient safety.

To advance health care risk management and patient safety.