Membership Benefits: What's in it for you?

ASHHRA offers three major product lines designed to meet the specific needs of the health care HR professional. The ASHHRA suite of products, services, and programs will help you—valued ASHHRA members—address issues that keep you up at night. Scroll down for details or download the Membership Advantage.

Membershp Value


  • Networking events are held at the ASHHRA Annual Conference & Exposition and at local chapters across the country
  • Using social media via LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter, ASHHRA members have the opportunity to network and hold discussions on hot topics in health care HR 24 hours a day
  • ASHHRA Career Center Create your free and confidential profile on the ASHHRA Career Center, whether you're looking for the perfect candidates or landing your ideal job more.
  • ASHHRA Websitewww.ashhra.org – The primary gateway into everything ASHHRA, the ASHHRA website is how you access all of the members-only resources
  • ASHHRA HR Leader Model – depicting five competencies for health care HR leaders from which all of the ASHHRA education is based more
  • AHA Resource Center www.ashhra.org/aharc – ASHHRA members have up to two hours of project time available to them each calendar year, and additional time for in-depth projects can be purchased at a special members only discounted rate more
  • ASHHRA Toolkits These toolkits seek to educate, aid, and enhance ASHHRA member knowledge in specified topical areas with processes, policies, tools, forms, white papers, articles, and educational media more
  • Financial Assistance – Apply for the ASHHRA Annual Conference Award sponsored by VALIC, HealthcareSource New-to-the-Profession Grant, and/or the Gary Willis Leadership Award sponsored by Health Forum, to attend the ASHHRA annual conference more

ASHHRA membership also includes:

AHA Affiliation
Access to the Members Only section of the AHA website at www.aha.org

*Information on the Resource Center’s fee-based services is available in the service and fee schedule. For additional information on AHA Resource Center services and products, you may contact the AHA Resource Center by telephone at (312) 422-2050, by fax at (312) 422-4700, or through electronic mail at rc@aha.org. The AHA Resource Center is located at 155 North Wacker Drive - Suite 400, Chicago, IL 60606. The AHA Resource Center’s hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. central time, Monday through Friday.

Recognition and Awards
ASHHRA members are eligible for industry-wide recognition of individual accomplishments through the ASHHRA Awards Program.

Leadership Opportunities

Joint ASHHRA and SHRM Membership (optional)
Become a joint member of ASHHRA and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Joint membership in ASHHRA and SHRM provides the most complete package of benefits and services available to the human resources professional in health care. Joint members in ASHHRA and SHRM receive a $15.00 discount on their SHRM membership.   

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