HRM Week 2022 – June 20-24, 2022
Join the American Society for Health Care Risk Management in celebrating HRM Week, June 20-24, 2022. This annual event, held in the third week of June, is the time to show your appreciation for health care risk management professionals in your organization and your community.
HRM Week Activities
Engage in HRM Week with these engaging and accessible activities:
Voices of ASHRM
In celebration of Health Care Risk Management Week 2022, ASHRM is spotlighting individual risk professionals and the incredible work they do every day. Read each of their stories to see how important their work is as a risk management professional.
Health Care Risk Manager of the Year Award
The ASHRM Risk Manager of the Year Award is an award that recognizes and outstanding individual for their advancement and service to health care risk management.
2021 Recipient: Jean B. Hood
The 2021 Health Care Risk Manager of the Year was awarded to Jean B. Hood, RN, MSN, CPHRM, CPPS, FASHRM. Jean is the Executive Director of Clinical Risk Management Services at AdventHealth, a large not-for-profit, faith based unified healthcare system that provides whole-person care in diverse markets throughout nine states.
Jean has been a registered nurse for over 35 years. Her past nursing experience was in critical care before becoming a leader in Clinical Risk Management. Jean is an active member of both the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) and the Florida Society for Healthcare Risk Management and Patient Safety (FSHRMPS).
Jean’s colleagues describe her as:
- A true leader who inspires others both through the power of her example but also through soliciting others to participate in the promotion of the profession. She served as the Board Liaison for the FSHRMPS Advocacy Committee and in that role she inspired a group of members to plan and participate in our first Advocacy Day at the Florida Capitol.
- Her personality is contagious and her networking ability is admirable, she has a great knack for remembering individuals and has created a huge network to tap into when asked to help on a project.
- Jean is very knowledgeable. She has immense institutional memory and decades of experience of risk management cases. She really cares about people and is very helpful and supportive.
- She is a nurse who understands the risk management world and that not everything goes as desired. She is unafraid to tackle sensitive issues.
- Jean is very passionate about her work. She is extremely helpful when you work with her. She is very enthusiastic and has a great work ethic.
HRM Week Podcast - Available Monday, June 20
ASHRM will be releasing a special HRM Week podcast featuring a conversation with Jean Hood, the 2021 Health Care Risk Management of the Year. The ASHRM Podcast provides an inside look at the issues and solutions faced by healthcare risk management professionals. Subscribe to the ASHRM Podcast using Apple Podcasts, Spotify or the podcaster of your choice, or use the link below to listen on your browser.
HRM Week Communications Resources
Spread the word about HRM Week and educate others about health care risk management using these free HRM week tools.
HRM Week Logo
Download the HRM Week logo and develop your own HRM Week promotional materials or include it in your email signature:
Social Media Toolkit
Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The HRM Week Social Media toolkit contains icons, images and suggested posts for you to share on your accounts or to provide to your organization's social media team. Don't forget to include the hashtag #HRMWeek in your Twitter posts.
Use these downloadable promotional templates to enhance your HRM Week communications. These materials can help guide you in raising awareness of the importance of risk management and patient safety professionals.
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. Download Tip Card
Use this template for your presentations and staff meetings during HRM week to raise awareness of the risk management profession. Download Powerpoint Template
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. Download FAQs
Information about what risk managers do, their qualifications, their involvement when crises occur, and how they advance safe and trusted health care. Download Key Messages
These talking points will help you speak clearly and on message about the health care risk management profession and HRM week. Download Talking Points
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 a rewarding career. Download Overview
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. Download Sample Newsletter
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. Download Press Release Sample
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. Download Sample Proclamation