Membership in NQF 


NQF is committed to helping our nation achieve better and affordable care, and improving the overall health of Americans. NQF is a private sector, standard-setting organization whose efforts center on the prioritization, endorsement, and implementation of standardized performance and quality measures used in payment and public reporting programs. NQF and its over 400 Members work to improve the quality of American healthcare by infusing daily health practices with higher standards and routine measures of how and when patients’ needs are being effectively and efficiently met.

NQF Members have the opportunity to take part in a national dialogue about how to measure healthcare quality and publicly report the findings. Together, NQF Members work to promote a common approach to prioritizing, measuring and reporting healthcare quality and fostering system-wide improvement. Membership in NQF gives your organization a voice in shaping the future of American healthcare.

Participating in Member-only Programming

NQF Members are encouraged to take full advantage of the many opportunities to connect to the work at NQF, as well as to other Members. Member-only programming ranges from informal peer-to-peer networking events like Member Meet-Ups to more substantive opt-in Member Networks that provide focus and discussion on particular topics and issues of importance. This customized access to NQF’s work and our diverse membership is offered only to NQF Members.

Member Workshop

MAR 10 | 2:00 PM ET

Topic: Improving Affordability from the Patient's Perspective

Please join us for a virtual discussion with a panel of patient advocates and experts in the field.

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This presentation will also prepare members for the NQF's Annual ConferenceFor NQF Members only. 


New Members

NQF is pleased to welcome our newest members:

Carolinas HealthCare System
Charlotte, NC
Provider Organization Council

Mercy Medical Center
Baltimore, MD
Provider Organization Council

National Association of Medicaid Directors
Washington, DC
Health Plan Council

Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement
Portland, ME
Purchaser Council