Field Guide 
to NQF Resources

How can I get simple definitions and descriptions of the terms and acronyms commonly used in NQF work?

The NQF Phrasebook takes some terms commonly used in NQF’s material and provides brief, easy-to-understand definitions. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services also has a helpful Acronym Lookup Tool, which includes a number of acronyms commonly used in healthcare.

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Phrase Book

A quick-reference glossary of measurement terms and phrases that are frequently used at NQF.


Visual representations of some of the processes at NQF, including measure endorsement and partnerships.


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