Clinic Quality Improvement for Population Health

The Clinic Quality Improvement for Population Health (CQI) initiative supports implementation of evidence-based interventions for cancer screening and chronic disease management among safety-net primary care health systems.

Current CPED and/or Chronic Disease RFA CQI grantees

CQI Reporting System(CQIRS)

CQI training calendar

Use this calendar to identify learning opportunities and stay on top of CQI program due dates.

Funding opportunities

Partner locations

Map and list of CQI clinics.

Quality improvement resources

Quality Improvement (QI) portfolio

CQI FY18 Kickoff webinar recording | slides

Common Clinic Quality Improvement terms


Meet the team.


This initiative engages with health systems to assess current performance on select health measures, increase capacity to monitor performance, identify public health focus areas, and implement targeted evidence-based interventions proven to improve health outcomes for selected focus areas. See what it is like to work with the CQI team.

Initiative areas of focus and associated measures:

  • Colorectal cancer screening (NQF 0034).

  • Breast cancer screening (NQF 0031/2372).

  • Cervical cancer screening (NQF 0032).

  • Tobacco screening with cessation intervention (NQF 0028).

  • Hypertension control (NQF 0018).

  • Uncontrolled diabetes (NQF 0059).

More information about data programs.

Related programs

Health Systems Interventions
Chronic Disease RFA

Cancer Prevention and Early Detection