3 Ways to Get Involved in the National Quality Award Program

Quality Award; Awards and Recognition; Quality

Have you ever wondered about getting involved in the National Quality Award Program?  Here are three ways you can get involved and show your support today.   

  1. Submit Your Intent to Apply (ITA) Now! Deadline: Thursday, November 16.   Applicants who submit an ITA will save money on their overall application fee and exclusive resources from program staff. No paperwork or application is needed. You can access help documents for the Quality Award Portal here. Submit your ITA by logging in to the Quality Award Portal.  
  2. Become an Examiner! Deadline: Thursday, November 9. One of the best ways to understand the demands of the criteria is to serve as a Silver or Gold Examiner. The Quality Award Program is looking for individuals interested in learning more about quality improvement and performance excellence to serve as Examiners. Benefits of volunteering with the program include training on the Baldrige Performance Excellence Criteria, CEUs, opportunities for professional development, and networking with other industry professionals. Click here to learn more.
  3. Join the Quality Award Board! Deadline: Thursday, November 2. The Quality Award Board is seeking self-nominations for their upcoming election process. The 12-member board has oversight over key functions and the strategic direction of the program. For more information, please visit the board's webpage

 Read what National Quality Award recipients have to say about their experience.

If you have any questions, please contact us at qualityawa​rd@ahca.org