• The Measure Incubator® embodies NQF’s mission by providing the quality measurement community with a more efficient environment to develop and test measures that matter.

    The goals of the NQF’s Measure Incubator® are to:

    • Facilitate incubation of more meaningful measures
    • Accelerate the process to close measurement gaps
    • Spur development of electronic clinical quality measures through use of EHR data
    • Drive outcome-based healthcare measurement that better reflects the voices of patients and caregivers
    • Advance measurement science by seeking to make tools and test beds more accessible
    • Improve availability of meaningful measures by prospecting for proven measures in use by leading providers (at the local or regional level) that could be developed into standards for the nation
  • Quality measures help identify areas for improvement. Be a part of the conversation. Join NQF.