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Welcome to NCAHQ!

The North Carolina Association for Healthcare Quality was founded in 1979

to provide a professional organization that provides continuing education to those working

in the quality arena. Our membership is open to individuals working in a variety of quality related roles such as:

           Join or Renew today and take advantage of member benefits                                    SIGN UP



Announcements and Upcoming Events

**CPHQ Credit Alert**

**From the Brain to the Keyboard: Writing for Success in Healthcare**

Sarah Lackey, DNP APRN CCNS will guide participants in effective communications strategies tailored for three primary writing formats expected from today’s healthcare professionals. Participants will also get to know more about the neuroscience behind the creative writing process. The session will be held from 10 AM until 2 PM at the WakeMed Cary Conference Center.

WakeMed Cary Conference Center

1900 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary, NC 27518

November 9, 2017

Email enelson@sahalliance.org to register

Registration due by November 2, 2017

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**SAHA College Presents: Everyday Lean: A Kaizen Workshop**

Learn to integrate continuous improvement principles into your everyday routines and take your organization’s Lean activities to the next level.

Join Vandora Holt, MSN, RN, NE-BC and the rest of the quality improvement team from Nash Health to learn some practical ways to apply Lean principles in your life.  3.5 CPHQ/Nursing credits will be awarded.


Presented by Nash Health Care

October 24, 2017 10 AM - 2 PM EST

Email enelson@sahalliance.org to register

Registration due by October 17, 2017

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NCAHQ Conference Call for Posters!

Abstracts should be submitted to ncahq.abstracts@gmail.com  by December 31, 2017

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National Patient Safety Foundation: Patient Safety (CPPS) Review Course

The National Patient Safety Foundation is partnering with the NCQC PSO to offer this in-person review course to experienced patient safety professionals who plan to take the Certified Professional in Patient Safety (CPPS) examination. This course will help participants prepare for the exam by reviewing domain content areas and test-taking strategies. 


North Carolina Hospital Association (NCHA)

2400 Weston Pkwy, Cary, NC 27513

October 19, 2017 

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NCAHQ 2018 Conference Details!

Monday April 9th - Tuesday April 10th at the Washington Duke Inn, Durham NC

Interested in being a sponsor for the 2018 conference?

Details coming soon!!!!

Feel free to contact our Sponsorship Lead Mark Roshelli at

mark.roshelli@sanofi.com for more information.


Honors and Awards

2017 NCAHQ Quality Professional Award Recipient: 

What We Offer

Healthcare, and healthcare terminology, has changed since 1979, and it will continue to change. Join us to further your professional growth, take advantage of discounts for quality related continuing education events and network with quality professionals in and around North Carolina.

Through this site, we strive to provide healthcare quality information and resources to existing members as well as those interested in the organization and the quality profession. If you are already a member, please feel free to visit our Members Only section via the “Member Log‐in” link. There you can access recent and archived educational conference presentations, board meeting minutes, strategic objectives 

and more.

We invite you to join NCAHQ, as we continue providing the education and resources needed to move healthcare quality forward in North Carolina.

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Membership Benefits

Join us to further your professional growth, receive discounts on continuing education events and network with quality professionals.
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Educational Events

Earn CPHQ and other CE credits at the annual conference, webinars and other educational events.
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Stay informed about educational events and other healthcare quality updates through our quarterly newsletter. 
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Job Board

Looking for new professional opportunities? Use the NCAHQ Job Board to search for healthcare quality openings in North Carolina and beyond.