To improve the safety of caregivers and their patients by advancing the science and practice of safe patient handling.
The ASPHP is governed by a distinguished group of safe patient handling professionals.
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Membership is open to all persons interested in the practice and profession of safe patient handling, regardless of level of education, profession or position. Membership is affordable and offers educational and networking value.
The Association of Safe Patient Handling Professionals, Inc. (ASPHP) is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to the advancement of the science and practice of safe patient handling. The ASPHP espouses ethical professional standards and, therefore, ASPHP Directors, certificants, and all members are expected to conduct themselves accordingly in the discharge of their professional responsibilities. The ASPHP acts in compliance with and respect for Association bylaws and 501(c )(3) regulations.