Proudly Serving Healthcare Organizations Since 1999
CIHQ is a member-based organization comprised of hospitals
and other healthcare entities throughout the United States.
Please take a moment to learn more about us.
CIHQ is a CMS approved deeming authority for acute care hospitals. Our accreditation program is designed to assure that hospitals comply with the Medicare Conditions of Participation and improve the quality of care, treatment, and service in their communities.
CIHQ’ Center of Excellence (CE) programs are designed to recognize hospitals that meet or exceed national standards and evidence-based guidelines in the care, treatment, and service provided to its patients and staff. CE programs are available to any hospital regardless of their accreditor.
CIHQ has established the first and only national professional certification solely dedicated to demonstrating competency in the CMS survey and certification process.
CIHQ is committed to helping congregate living health facilities improve the care rendered in their community by providing the tools and support they need.