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Overview of HCQM Certification
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Membership with ABQAURP
The ABQAURP Difference
For 40 years, ABQAURP has been spearheading the health care quality movement. Since it's inception, they have been constantly upholding their mission to improve the overall quality of health care that is provided to the consuming public through education. ABQAURP strives to continually offer the best continuing education possible through live conferences, online courses, and home studies. Despite not being a nationally mandated membership for certification in the health care field, they have grown to become the country’s largest interdisciplinary organization of Health Care Professionals. This fact is a testament to the dedication and drive of ABQAURP's members to the advancement of health care quality and safety.
Who are ABQAURP's Members?
Diplomates and Members are dedicated to the
. ABQAURP's membership is comprised of virtually every type of health care professional, encompassing not only the clinical arena but the managerial backbone as well. Diplomates who have
achieved certification in
Health Care Quality and Management
demonstrate a deep commitment to patient safety, health care quality and effective care. Providers certified in HCQM exude superior ability to critically evaluate the literature, identify evidence-based best practices, and make recommendations that balance appropriateness of services with cost and quality. HCQM Board Certification addresses effectiveness, efficiency, equity, safety, and timeliness in today's health care environment.
was established for those individuals who are devoted to the concepts and objectives outlined in ABQAURP’s
Benefits include discounted tuition for ABQAURP sponsored continuing education seminars and courses. Professional Members are listed in ABQAURP’s online Membership Directory. All members can also take advantage of networking at continuing education seminars and can participate in employment opportunities through ABQAURP’s Career Center.
If commitment to health care quality is an important factor in your field, join us in accomplishing our shared goals. Become part of a team of like-minded professionals involved in defining solutions for today’s crisis plagued health care environment. Professional Membership is a first step in becoming a fully certified
Diplomate of ABQAURP
Your Professional Membership allows you to take advantage of the following:
Access to complimentary CE courses through our "CE Spotlight" project
Employment opportunities through ABQAURP’s Career Center
Discounts to the annual continuing education conference, online courses and other products
Reduced pricing for the certification exam and study materials
A subscription to the
Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare
Access to the “Members Only” section of the website
Listing in the Member Directory
For more information regarding becoming a Professional Member, contact Barbara Chalmers at
or by phone at: (800) 998-6030, extension 117.
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