The Association for Healthcare Quality of Arizona, Inc (AzAHQ) is the state chapter of the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ). Founded in 1975, AzAHQ incorporated in 2013 as a non-profit organization and achieved tax-exempt status in 2014. Currently, membership includes over 190 quality management professionals functioning in a wide variety of healthcare leadership roles and settings. AzAHQ’s vision is to be recognized by the Arizona healthcare community as a leader in advancing healthcare quality. Our mission is to serve as a resource to advance healthcare quality within Arizona through leadership, education and communication. We value professional growth through education, leadership, customer service, teamwork, and integrity.