Massachusetts Association of Healthcare Quality (MAHQ)

The Massachusetts Association for Healthcare Quality, Inc. - MAHQ empowers healthcare quality professionals from every specialty throughout Massachusetts and New England by providing education, networking, certification preparation and professional practice resources.

MAHQ provides a strong voice for healthcare quality by active involvement in appropriate healthcare quality initiatives and through its affiliation with the National Association for Healthcare Quality, Inc. (NAHQ).

Welcome to MAHQ


Attend an MAHQ Networking Event - December 2, 2015

Deanna Dwyer, Director of Marketing for Fransiscan Hospital, will present Getting the Most Out of Your LinkedIn Profile. Read more...


2016 Webinar Series Announced - Save these dates!

January 13th at noon: Engaging Families in Building a Health Literate Organization

February 23rd at noon: Patient & Family Advisors at the Forefront of Provider Education

April 6th at noon: Care of Patients with Serious Advancing Illness

Please mark your calendars NOW - details to follow!!


CPHQ Review Course Scheduled for May 4-5, 2016

Prepare for the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) examination. The review course is also a great way to earn CE credit toward a current CPHQ recertification. More information will be available in January.


Professional Enhancement Grants Awarded

MAHQ is pleased to announce that Kathryn Nordstrom and Rita Estey were awarded 2015 MAHQ Professional Enhancement Grants. 
Both Kathryn and Rita plan to use the grant to pursue CPHQ certification. 
We received several excellent applications and the Finance Committee had a hard time deciding.  The applicants all spoke eloquently about their desire to improve their knowledge and skills and to be advocates for patients and their families by improving the systems of care delivery.
Congratulations to all the applicants.