Welcome to the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua)

ISQua is a member-based, not-for-profit community and organisation dedicated to promoting quality improvement in health care.
We have been working to improve the quality and safety of health care worldwide for over 30 years. We aim to achieve our goal through education, knowledge sharing, external evaluation, supporting health systems worldwide and connecting like-minded people through our health care networks.
Our extensive network of health care professionals spans over 70 countries and 6 continents. ISQua's members are continually working towards quality improvement in health care around the world.

We all have two vocations in health care – to do our job and to continually improve.

Current and future events

ISQua's 36th International Conference

Cape Town, South Africa

2019 | 20th - 23rd 

Innovate, Implement, Improve:
Beating the Drum for Safety, Quality and Equity

Cape Town International Convention Centre

ISQua's 37th International Conference


30th August - 2nd September 2020

More information coming soon...

ISQua's 38th International Conference



More information coming soon...

ISQua Membership

Become A Member & Create Change:

As a member of ISQua, you'll be in good company - our members are doctors, nurses, health care professionals, policy makers, patients and carers.

Being an ISQua member gives you unlimited access to ISQua's global community, exclusive website content, discounts to our conferences, access to the International Journal for Quality in Health Care, exclusive access to industry experts and much more!

ISQua Education

ISQua offers flexible online education programmes for health care professionals. By providing a range of quality and safety educational opportunities, we aim to stimulate thought and innovation, instil professional competence and confidence, encourage best practice and set the benchmark for health care quality education worldwide.

Come join our global learning community.

Become ISQua's next Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal for Quality in Health Care

Expressions of interest are now being invited for the position of Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal for Quality in Health Care, commencing on 1st April 2020, when the current Editor-in-Chief, Professor Jack Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li steps down after six years in the role.

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Our People

ISQua is a global community committed to improving person-centred care and quality in health care.

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