Membership Event: September 26, 2019

Law Day:  November 22, 2019

Winter Program:  January 24, 2020

Annual Meeting:  TBA

Results OF THE 2019-2020 CHRMS Election

President: Denise Olson

Pres-Elect: Lynn Petrouski

Treasurer: Cristin Hurley

Webmaster: Murray Harris


Joseph Comer

Kimberly Passananti

Megan Gibson

Peggy Cwick Lifetime Achievement Award: Julie Kus

Greatest Contribution: Jennifer Suttle

Rookie of the Year: Lynn Petrouski


Cristin Hurley

Dipesh Ghandi


Congratulations to all of the above!




Welcome to CHRMS      

The Chicagoland Healthcare Risk Management Society (CHRMS) is an affiliated chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM) and was organized in 1980. CHRMS is governed by a twelve member board of directors in accordance with CHRMS Bylaws and serves to provide its members with educational, networking and professional development opportunities within healthcare and risk management.  Members of the board are elected by and from the Society’s membership. Responsibility for educational programs, publishing and other activities is delegated to various committees appointed by the President. Board directives, project implementation and other operational functions are executed by the membership.


To be a dynamic organization of thought leaders who advance the profession and develop the professional within the domain of healthcare risk management.



CHRMS advances healthcare risk management. CHRMS accomplishes its mission by promoting patient safety and providing tools aimed at minimizing risk and liability to patients and healthcare organizations.


Core Principles

Accountability  :  Dedication  :  Integrity  :  Support


CHRMS is a 501(c)(6) organization.

CHRMS is an affiliated chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM


CHRMS is a friend of the Illinois Society of Healthcare Risk Management (ILLSHRM)