Educating on the Use and Value of Measures and Quality

Learn the Latest Trends and Developments in Medication Safety, Adherence and Use

As a healthcare quality educator, PQA offers a wide range of learning and education opportunities. The goal of our education programs is to promote the use and impact of PQA measures and advance the quality of medication use through research, strategic partnerships, collaboration and a variety of learning venues. Members can access select archived educational materials in the Member Resources Library.

Below are some of PQA's education offerings and complimentary samples from our programs. For questions and inquiries, please contact PQA at [email protected]

Continuing Education

PQA has developed an online continuing education program and certificate for healthcare quality professionals, who are working to improve patient outcomes through safe and appropriate medication use. PQA has recently expanded our continuing education offerings through a new, 3-hour course on Measuring Quality to Improve HIV Medication Use, in-person continuing education events and workshops, and accredited live webinars. Learn more about PQA’s continuing education program.

Education at PQA Meetings

PQA offers education for members at the PQA Annual Meeting, PQA Leadership Summit and periodic forums. Healthcare quality experts from PQA member organizations and national leaders join PQA staff in addressing top issues and emerging trends in medication quality, measure development and implementation, care transformation and technology. 

Check out the topics showcased at the PQA Annual Meeting. Continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credits are offered for most sessions at PQA's Annual Meeting. In addition to our annual events, PQA hosts occasional forums on topics like social determinants of health to showcase best practices and foster collaboration among our multi-stakeholder members.

Quality Forum Webinar

The PQA Quality Forum Webinar is a regular, recurring series on healthcare quality with a focus on medication use and medication services. It is a forum for educating and engaging with PQA members and quality-focused healthcare professionals. Most forums are one hour in length and include an expert presentation followed by Q&A with the audience. Recent forums have addressed telehealth, antimicrobial stewardshipinteroperabilitysocial determinants of healthpolypharmacy, and the Medicare Star Ratings Program. There are opportunities to sponsor the Quality Forum Webinars. Contact PQA at [email protected] for details. 


Member Resources Library

The PQA Member Resources Library is an exclusive member benefit. The library contains recent and archived presentations for webinars and meetings, plus additional newsletters, articles, white paper and reports. In addition, periodic PQA member-provided resources are posted for informational purposes.