The Usability and Use criteria examine the extent to which potential audiences (e.g., consumers, purchasers, providers, policymakers) are using or could use performance results for both accountability and performance improvement to achieve the goal of high-quality, efficient healthcare for individuals or populations. Source: National Quality Forum. (2018). Measure Evaluation Criteria and Guidance for Evaluating Measures for Endorsement. Retrieved from http://www.qualityforum.org/WorkArea/linkit.aspx?LinkIdentifier=id&ItemID=88439.