Written by Healthcare Quality experts and applicable to all practice settings across the continuum of care, HQ Solutions: Resource for the Healthcare Quality Professional, Fifth Edition is an essential resource that offers healthcare quality professionals the theoretical and practical foundations for safe, reliable, cost-effective care.  Consistent with current professional knowledge, it includes state-of-the-art tools for improvement and examines the fundamentals for the following seven domains: quality leadership and integration, quality review and accountability, regulatory and accreditation, patient safety, performance and process improvement, health data analytics, and population health and care transitions. 

This official publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) is an invaluable resource in preparing for the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality® (CPHQ) certification exam. The CPHQ certification incorporates the body of knowledge in the healthcare quality profession. Becoming CPHQ certified demonstrates to employers and colleagues that the healthcare professional knows how to manage and advance healthcare quality and safety. 

Features & Benefits: 

  • Comprehensive CPHQ exam prep resource, covering critical topics for healthcare quality, practice, skill development, and knowledge growth.   
  • New sections speak to important and evolving topics in health care quality, including quality review and accountability, regulatory and accreditation, and population health and care transitions. 
  • Key points summarize important content in each section, while suggested readings and online resources point the learner to helpful resources for daily practice. 
  • Numerous tables and figures illustrate and clarify models, frameworks, concepts, and principles. 
  • Extensive glossary and list of acronyms that provide a brief dictionary for important terms. 

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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. 

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