Promoting safer working environment for caregivers
The Association of Safe Patient Handling Professionals (ASPHP) is a 501 (c)(3) non -profit organization that brings together like-minded individuals that want to share ideas, support research and advocate for sound regulatory activity that improves and promotes safer working environment for all caregivers.Learn More
Help to Advance your professional career!
Become a member and benefit from working closely with others who pursue safe patient handling in the workplace. Although we are called the Association of Safe Patient Handling Professionals, we recognize that circumstances may vary.Learn More
SPHM Equipment & Consulting Services Resource
ASPHP frequently receives inquiries about equipment and consulting services. In an effort to answer those requests for information, we have created the SPHM Equipment and Consulting Services Resource directory. SPHM professionals can search for resources and information to optimize their practices and promote a culture of safety within their organizations. This space also offers a forum for manufacturers, vendors, consultants and related professionals to showcase the benefits of their SPHM products and services.Learn More
ASPHP Archived Webinars
ASPHP strives to provide continuing nursing education on subjects pertinent to the safe patient handling professionals. These recorded webinars are available for online viewing, allowing you to watch anytime and earn continuing education credit on your schedule and at your pace.Learn More
Advance your Career by becoming Certified!
The ASPHP is proud to be the standard-bearer of the SPHM profession. The ASPHP Certification Program offers individuals the opportunity to become recognized for having the specialized skills, knowledge & experience needed to make safe patient handling and mobility programs successful and sustainable. Become the one they know they can count on to make a difference!Know More
Meeting Our Mission
Safer Future for Caregivers
How can you help?
Work with us
Serve on of our committees. Make your thoughts and voice known in shaping the future.Know More
Serve on our Board, become an officer. We invite all caregivers to join us as we advance.Know More