NAHQ Education

shutterstock_196793828_webSharpen Your Knowledge with Healthcare Quality Education from NAHQ

Stay ahead of the ever-changing healthcare quality industry with quality educational content available in person, online, and in print.

NAHQ is a premier resource in the healthcare quality industry and, as an advocate for healthcare quality professionals, offers innovative and cutting-edge educational content to help you lead on the path to improved patient outcomes. From the healthcare quality newcomer to the experienced professional, find the course or product that meets your educational needs and style.



HQ Principles

Whether you're new to quality, in a role where quality is becoming part of your work, want to refresh your knowledge, or seek training for your quality team, HQ Principles provides a fundamental understanding that is needed in the field.


NAHQ offers a variety of exam-focused study materials including live courses, online education, practice exams, and books to help prepare those who plan to sit for the CPHQ Certification exam.

HQ Essentials

The six competency areas of Q Essentials define the expanding and emerging healthcare quality professional roles of today and tomorrow. NAHQ has created a suite of educational and career resources to support the advanced HQP in leading the transformation of healthcare.

Annual Events

NAHQ NEXT Conference

September 18-20, 2017     Cincinnati, Ohio
The annual educational conference returns in 2017 as NAHQ NEXT, continuing NAHQ’s long tradition of assembling the healthcare quality professionals who drive improvement in the area of quality.

Journal for Healthcare Quality

NAHQ’s official journal is the Journal for Healthcare Quality, which contains peer-reviewed articles with the goal of advancing the practice of healthcare quality across the continuum. In addition to the printed journal, you can also access the journal anytime online to learn about innovative and evidence-based solutions to the challenges you face daily while also earning continuing education credits.