Healthcare Quality Foundation

The Healthcare Quality Foundation (HQF) promotes the continued advancement of the healthcare quality profession by supporting research and development, education, and related activities.

HQF raises funds through the generous contributions of individuals in the healthcare quality profession. Every dollar donated to HQF directly funds grant programs each year, financing education and CPHQ certification for healthcare quality professionals. HQF’s mission is carried out by the Board of Directors and a team of dedicated volunteers.

How to Donate

Your contribution will help support healthcare quality professionals in their research efforts, career development, and certification. Help your peers improve and have a lasting effect on the healthcare quality community by donating to HQF.

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Or you can donate by mail using this downloadable form.

How Does the Healthcare Quality Foundation Help Professionals?

Each year, HQF awards grants to individuals looking to enhance their professional development by earning the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality® (CPHQ) certification.

Certification Grant

The HQF Certification Grant is awarded two times annually (in January and July) and provides financial assistance to healthcare quality professionals preparing for the CPHQ exam.

Applications deadlines for 2020 are January 31 and July 31. To apply, you must submit your application via this form

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Interested in Learning More About the CPHQ?

Register for an upcoming CPHQ Info Session and learn how to prepare for the CPHQ exam, which can include using study materials as part of your process.