CPHQ Certification

iStock_000008789860_copyNAHQ is proud to offer the only professional certification to more than 7,400 active CPHQs nationwide. The CPHQ credential signifies professional and academic achievement by individuals in the field of healthcare quality management.

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The comprehensive body of knowledge includes quality management, quality improvement, case/care/disease/utilization management, and risk management at all employment levels and in all healthcare settings.

The CPHQ program is fully accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies of the National Organization for Competency Assurance in Washington, D.C.

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