Risk Managers — OSHRM

Health Care Risk Managers — OSHRM

The Ohio Society of Health Care Risk Managers, or OSHRM, is a focused forum that allows health care risk managers to benefit from targeted networking and educational opportunities. OSHRM advances the development of risk management, which protects human and financial assets, in a manner consistent with compassionate, cost-effective health care.

Purpose & Objectives

The purpose of OSHRM is to advance the development of health care risk management in Ohio through the accomplishment of the following objectives:

  • To serve as a professional society allowing individuals to develop a network of health care risk managers that will promote information exchange and problem solving
  • To provide education and resources to health care risk managers
  • To serve as a state chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management
  • To advance the concept of risk management in health care institutions in ot
  • her ways as deemed beneficial by OSHRM membership

Membership Eligibility & Application

  • Be an employee of an Ohio hospital or health care system that is an organizational member of the OHA; or be an employee of an OHA corporate partner member.
  • Perform risk management activities as an employee of an OHA member organization, or represent health care risk management interests as legal counsel for an OHA member organization.

To join OSHRM, complete the society membership application.

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NOTE: Log in to the OHA website is required to access and complete the application. If you do not have an existing OHA login, click on “Register for an Account” to create one.

Membership in OONL is effective upon formal application and approval of OHA.

Benefits of Membership

  • Personal member of OHA
  • Participation in OHA Annual Meeting and OSHRM bi-annual conferences
  • Educational programs – The society periodically sponsors other educational programs related to practices and processes of risk management.
  • Awards – Risk Management Achievement awards are presented periodically

Get Involved

OSHRM-SOHA Fall Conference
Save the Date: Sept. 27
The Blackwell Inn, Columbus

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Society Members

If you would like to receive the OSHRM membership roster, please contact Jackie Silvis. You must be an OSHRM member to receive the roster.

Society Leadership

If you are an OSHRM board member and need any board meeting materials, please contact Jackie Silvis.

Quick Links

OHA Contacts

Bryn Hunt

Bryn Hunt

Associate General Counsel and Senior Director Employee Relations

Jackie Silvis

Jackie Silvis

Manager, Member Support Services

OSHRM Leadership


Kelly Rabah, FACHE, MSW, CPHRM

Senior Director Quality Innovation and Chief Compliance & Risk officer.

Wright State University


Kate Stetson, MSN, RN, CPHQ

System Senior Risk Manager

Bon Secours Mercy Health

Past President

Susanne Hess, RN, BSN, MBA, CPHRM

Senior Risk Consultant



Suzanne Pascoe, MSN, RN, OCN

Manager, Risk Management

Premier Health

Central Region Representative

Lesley Newcome, BBA, CPHRM

Director Risk Management/Patient Relations

Avita Health System

Northwest Region Representative

Elizabeth Aungst, BSN, RN, CPHRM

Director Risk & Insurance

Mercy Health - Toledo

Northeast Region Representative

Nancy Talbot

Clinical Risk Manager

Cleveland Clinic

Southwest Region Representative

Lisa Pruitt, JD

Senior Risk Manager

Bon Secours Mercy Health

At-Large Representative

Kimberly Gilbert, MBA, CPHRM

Risk Director, Growth & Insurance

Bon Secours Mercy Health

At-Large Representative

Lisa Keegan, RN, MEd, NE-BC

Risk Manager, Patient Safety Manager

Cincinnati VA Medical Center

At-Large Representative

Sarah Stover, MHA, BSN, RN

Chief Compliance & Risk Officer

Fulton County Health Center

At-Large Representative

Elizabeth Wright, ARM, CPHRM

Risk Management & Claims Consultant

Oswald Companies