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What does NQF stand for?

NQF stands for National Quality Forum

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About the National Quality Forum The NQF's membership includes a wide variety of health care stakeholders, including consumer organizations, public and private purchasers, physicians, nurses, hospitals, accrediting and certifying bodies, supporting industries, and health care research and quality improvement organizations.
Federal Minister made these remarks during inaugural session of National Quality Forum (NQF) which was organized by the Ministry of Science & Technology in collaboration with the European Union funded TRTA II programme which is implemented by UNIDO.
Freida Hopkins Outlaw, DNSc, RN, Chief Nurse and Executive Director of Special Populations and Minority Services at the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities (TDMHDD), was recently selected to join the Steering Committee for the National Quality Forum (NQF) project, evidence-based practices to treat substance-abuse disorders.
Bob Kerrey of Nebraska and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, the National Commission for Quality Long-term Care, launched by the National Quality Forum (NQF), is charged with tracking, evaluating, and reporting on overall LTC quality.
For the pilot project, CMS worked with the National Quality Forum to identify 11 risk-adjusted quality measures, including seven chronic care measures (physical restraints, pressure sores, weight loss, infections, pain management, daily activity, and use of anti-psychotic drugs without a psychiatric diagnosis), and four post-acute care measures (managing delirium, pain management, improvement in walking and re-hospitalizations).