What are Q Essentials?
The Q Essentials are a framework to support healthcare quality professionals (HQPs) in assessing and expanding their professional knowledge and abilities. Roles of HQPs like you continually evolve and grow along with the changes in healthcare. At the same time, you strive to ensure that your work in quality is helping to lead the transformation of healthcare. To support you in the expanding and emerging HQP career positions of today and tomorrow, NAHQ is defining the essential HQP competencies in six areas:
These are the Q Essentials, NAHQ’s Essential Competencies for the Healthcare Quality Profession.
Why Q Essentials for the healthcare quality profession?
To help healthcare quality professionals enhance knowledge, build necessary competencies, and succeed in quality roles.
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