Benefits of Membership

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.

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  • ASHHRA Exchange – the online community exclusively for ASHHRA members to interact with each other by asking questions, responding to discussions, sharing resources and making connections.
  • 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

*Learn more about how ASHHRA membership benefits include project time from the AHA Resource Center at www.ashhra.org/aharc.

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 ASHHRA/SHRM Membership provides the most complete package of benefits and services available to the HR professional in health care. Joint ASHHRA/SHRM members receive a total discount of up to $40! more

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Contact ASHHRA at (312) 422-3720 or ashhra@aha.org.

Last Updated: Tue Oct 3 2017