ASHRM 2019 Annual Conference

Baltimore, MD | Booth 406

October 13-16, 2019


Visit the ECRI Institute booth to learn about our suite of patient safety, risk, and quality solutions to resolve recalls, identify areas for improvements, and keep your patients safe:

  • ECRI Institute PSO – Save time, drive change, and reduce revenue loss through our Patient Safety Organization with nearly 3 million analyzed events
  • Proactive Assessments - Identify risks of patient harm and prevent financial losses before they happen with our easy-to-use, web-based evaluations
  • Alerts Tracker® – Track recall activity, review assignments, and access recall details anytime, anywhere

For more information, or if you would like to set up an on-site meeting with one of our specialists, please contact us at

Agenda & Speakers

At the ASHRM Annual Conference, ECRI staff will be discussing some of healthcare’s biggest challenges related to patient safety. During breakout sessions, our staff will cover effective incorporation of technologies, immediate jeopardy warning signs and what to do, and key steps to creating safe peer-to-peer, collaborative environments:

Sunday, October 13 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Embedding Health IT into Your Patient Safety/Risk Management Program
Robert C. Giannini, BS, NHA, CHTS – IM/CP, Patient Safety Analyst/Consultant, ECRI Institute
Patricia Giuffrida, Patient Safety Analyst, ECRI Institute

Monday, October 14 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
The Risk Manager’s Role in Regulatory and Corporate Compliance
Catherine Pusey, Manager Safety and Quality Consulting, ECRI Institute
Gail Horvath, Patient Safety Analyst, ECRI Institute

Tuesday, October 15 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Safe and Sound: Steps to Build a Regional Safe Community
Barbara Rebold, Director, Patient Safety, Risk and Quality, ECRI Institute
Claudette Fonshell, MSN, RN, Director of Clinical Improvement, Health Care Improvement Foundation


The Baltimore Convention Center
1 W Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21201


The American Society for Health Care Risk Management (ASHRM) Annual Conference connects professionals with the leading findings and innovations in health care to reduce risk, improve patient safety, and create value for hospitals and health care organizations.


Visit the American Society for Health Care Risk Management website for more information and to register for ASHRM Annual Conference.