The Risk Authority Stanford will Sponsor ASHRM Healthcare
Risk Management Week 2016

Palo Alto, Calif. (June 1, 2016) —The Risk Authority Stanford (TRA Stanford) is proud to announce that it will be the exclusive sponsor of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management’s (ASHRM) Healthcare Risk Management (HRM) Week 2016, which will be held June 20-24, 2016.

TRA Stanford recognizes the difference that risk managers make by advancing patient safety, reducing uncertainty and maximizing value. By teaming up with risk managers at institutions across the United States, TRA Stanford is making a world of difference in health care.

“We are elated to become the first-ever sponsor of HRM Week,” said Jeff Driver, CEO, The Risk Authority Stanford. “This annual event is an opportunity to celebrate the role that health care risk managers play in improving the patient experience. By sponsoring HRM Week, TRA Stanford is supporting the individuals whose work is aligned with our vision of improving the patient experience through empathy, expertise and technology.”

As the sole sponsor of HRM 2016, TRA Stanford will lead the HRM Week 2016 webinar. ASHRM will announce further details about the webinar as HRM Week approaches.

“The sponsorship support from The Risk Authority Stanford enables ASHRM to continue to offer field leadership, professional support and education for health care risk managers,” said Kim Hoarle, ASHRM executive director. “We thank The Risk Authority Stanford for sponsoring HRM Week 2016.”

TRA Stanford encourages risk managers and health care staff to participate in HRM Week 2016 by downloading the HRM Week Toolkit. This free resource includes various tools to help raise awareness and educate others about patient safety and the health care risk management profession.

To participate in HRM Week 2016, visit:

Health Care Risk Management (HRM) Week is an annual campaign led by the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management that raises awareness about the critical role risk management and patient safety professionals play in advancing safe patient care practices, quality assurance, safe work environments and protecting access to hospitals. It also promotes solutions to help prevent adverse events.

The American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) is a personal membership group of the American Hospital Association (AHA), with more than 6,000 members representing enterprise risk management, clinical, insurance, legal, regulatory, patient safety and other related interests.

The Risk Authority Stanford (TRA Stanford) is a healthcare risk management consulting firm dedicated to transforming its clients’ risk management practices with cutting-edge solutions, unrivaled expertise and quantifiable results. TRA Stanford’s origins are rooted within the Stanford University Medical Network, and it continues to provide all risk management services to the institution and its two captive insurance companies. TRA Stanford is an industry leader in the development and implementation of solutions across all dimensions of risk management, including clinical risk management and patient safety, enterprise risk management, risk financing, claims and litigation and workplace safety.