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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

Battelle, a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) certified consensus-based entity (CBE), is accepting nominations through 11:59 p.m. (ET) June 7, 2024, for PQM committees supporting the Endorsement & Maintenance (E&M) and Pre-Rulemaking Measure Review (PRMR) processes.… Posted on

The MADiE User Group is an open forum to discuss the status of the tools and gather community and user feedback on planned enhancements and releases. A new appointment series has been created  to meet the third Thursday of every month from May 2024 – April 2025. 

To register… Posted on

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published the 2025 CMS Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category I Implementation Guide (IG), Schematron, and Sample Files for Hospital Quality Reporting (HQR). The 2025 CMS QRDA I IG outlines requirements for eligible… Posted on

Thursday, May 16, 2024 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time


The event provides an overview of the fiscal year 2025 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS)/ Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment System (LTCH PPS) proposed rule as it relates to the Hospital Inpatient Quality… Posted on

Version 1.1 of the eCQM Annual Update Implementation User Guide is now available. The User Guide corresponds to the steps outlined in the Implementation Checklist, and includes screenshots to illustrate step-by-step instructions for registering with recommended systems, such as… Posted on