HQ Concepts is a one-hour, online course that teaches frontline staff the techniques to complete a cycle of improvement, implement sustainable change in processes and articulate improvements made.

Group Pricing is also available.

The hour-long program covers the following six topics:

  • The Evolution of Healthcare Quality
  • Principles of Quality Improvement
  • Quality Improvement Processes and Methods
  • Data-driven Decision Making
  • Teamwork at All Levels
  • Putting It All Together: Driving Healthcare Quality into the Future

Upon completing the program, you’ll adopt a shared vocabulary and toolkit for delivering quality safety and value across all functional areas and levels of a healthcare organization.


Continuing Education hours for this activity have been approved by the following: 

The National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) is accredited as a provider of CPHQ Continuing Education (CE). NAHQ’s CPHQ prep products are an optional resource for candidates seeking to prepare for the CPHQ Examination. Using NAHQ’s CPHQ prep products does not guarantee candidates will pass the CPHQ Examination. 

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those with the ability to control the content of this activity. Nursing contact hours will be awarded for completion of this activity until March 8th, 2025. 

Criteria for successful completion includes completion of all modules that comprise this course and submission of the post-course evaluation.  

Refund/Cancellation Policy

NAHQ will not issue any refunds or exchanges for online products once purchased. Please contact our customer service at 847.375.4720 or info@nahq.org with questions prior to purchase.

Technical Requirements

For on-demand web based products: Web browser and internet connection; pop-up windows enabled; computer equipped with audio output (speakers or headphones).

Permission Requests

For permission requests or proper usage information, contact us at info@nahq.org or write to the publisher at the address below:

National Association for Healthcare Quality
8600 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 710 N
Chicago, IL 60631


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Product Details

Product Information

1.00 CPHQ credits

1.00 CNE credits


$77.00 - Members

$94.00 - Nonmembers

Subscription Terms

12 months