Hartford, CT (PRWEB) November 19, 2014
MRM Group, LLC, a leading national provider of healthcare risk management and patient safety solutions, today announced that it has been selected to be the Official Risk Management Education Partner of the Association for Hospital Medical Education (AHME).
For nearly 60 years, AHME has been a highly-regarded professional association focused on promoting and improving hospital medical education for its broad membership. A national, non-profit professional organization, AHME’s members represent several hundred teaching hospitals, academic medical centers, and consortia which are involved in the delivery of undergraduate, graduate, and continuing medical education.
“More than ever before, risk and patient safety have become critical components of medical education,” said AHME executive director Dr. Kimball Mohn. “We have witnessed sweeping changes in healthcare, from which new risk and safety exposures continue to emerge. After months of due diligence, we are extremely pleased to partner with MRM Group, whose unique approach to risk and patient safety education has proven to deliver strong results to its clients, many of which are AHME members.”
“We are delighted to have been selected as the official risk management education partner of such a well-respected organization as AHME,” said Kevin W. Kelly, MRM Group’s president and CEO. “Our affiliation with AHME underscores the critical nature of risk and patient safety education as part of a complete medical education curriculum—starting with residency programs and continuing on through CME programs. Further, this serves as an important endorsement of MRM Group’s education and consulting programs. Through these programs, our clients have been able to achieve remarkable, quantified results, and we now look forward to working with AHME members on a broad, national scale.”
About MRM Group™
With clients from coast to coast, MRM Group™ empowers healthcare providers and institutions to eliminate preventable adverse events, reduce the frequency and severity of claims, and reduce malpractice premiums, while increasing patient safety and improving the patient experience. Founded in 2003 by leading malpractice defense attorneys, as well as healthcare and insurance executives, MRM Group has transformed the way institutions think about risk and patient safety education, creating a highly-effective, specialty-specific methodology that has proven time and again to drive sustained practice change and consistently deliver a remarkable return on investment. For more information, visit http://www.mrmgroup.com.
About The Association for Hospital Medical Education
The Association for Hospital Medical Education, founded in 1956, is a national non-profit representing teaching hospitals, academic medical centers, and consortia involved in undergraduate, graduate, and continuing medical education. AHME serves as a resource for medical education information, promotes improvement in medical education, and develops medical education professionals. The Association annually offers educational programs including an Institute, several Academies, a series of teleconferences, and a range of publications including the Guide to Medical Education in the Teaching Hospital, Remediation of the Struggling Medical Learner, and AHME News. For additional information, please visit http://www.ahme.org.