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Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) Resource Center

Transforming eCQI through collaboration, education, and standards

Jun 7, 2023 @ 11:00am EDT
Get Started with eCQMs

New to eCQMs? Learn the basics about eCQMs, development, certification, and resources to get started.

Educational Resources

Educational resources available for eCQMs and eCQI, Tools, CQL, FHIR, QDM, and QRDA.

eCQM Standards

Key standards for the electronic transmission of health information used to support eCQMs.


Fast Healthcare Interoperability  Resources® is a standard for exchanging healthcare information electronically. 

Latest News

Registration is now open   July 18-20, 2023 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM US EDT The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Health Level Seven (HL7) International are proud to bring stakeholders together again virtually for the annual CMS HL7® FHIR® Connectathon this July. Join developers… Posted on May 19, 2023

In late 2021, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) announced the United States Core Data for Interoperability (USCDI)+ initiative that builds on the USCDI model to address the need for harmonized data elements for a wider set of use cases than USCDI, especially priority use… Posted on May 18, 2023

The draft 2024 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category III Implementation Guide (IG) and Schematron for Eligible Clinicians Programs are available for public comment starting on May 17, 2023, and closing at 5 pm eastern time (ET) on… Posted on May 17, 2023

This announcement serves to notify hospitals that Hospital-Specific Reports (HSRs) for the 2023 voluntary reporting of the Hybrid Hospital-Wide Readmission (HWR) measure under the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting Program are now available via the Hospital Quality Reporting (HQR) System to… Posted on May 17, 2023

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) wants to remind eligible hospitals and critical access hospitals (CAHs) participating in the Medicare Promoting Interoperability Program of the calendar year (CY) 2023 certified electronic health record (EHR) technology (CEHRT) requirements.… Posted on May 17, 2023