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Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) Resource Center

Transforming eCQI through collaboration, education, and standards

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

On July 10, 2024, CMS’ CY 2025 Medicare Hospital OPPS/ASC Payment System Proposed Rule was released, which can be downloaded from the Office of the Federal Register starting on July 10, 2024.

Each year, CMS issues a proposed rule to update the CY Medicare payment rates and policies… Posted on

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has published the Standards Version Advancement Process (SVAP) Approved Standards for 2024. This year’s SVAP includes the advancement of nine standards, including USCDI v4 and HL7® standards related to FHIR®, C-CDA,… Posted on

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated the Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Data Element Repository (DERep) to provide information on eCQMs used in CMS quality reporting and incentive programs for the calendar year (CY) 2025 reporting and performance periods… Posted on

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) announce the release of CypressTM v7.3 as of June 20, 2024. The new release, along with release notes, are available on the Cypress website.… Posted on