Created to improve the quality of HIV care through building capacity and capability to sustain quality improvement in HIV care.


August 24, 2008

Ensuring Ethical Use of Quality Improvement (PowerPoint)

Pay-for-Performance (P4P): The Impact of P4P on Quality of Care (PowerPoint)

Contact Information

If you need assistance registering for use of the eHIVQUAL application, please contact the administrative office at 1-212-417-4620. For questions related to the HIVQUAL-US Program, please contact Bruce Agins at 1-212-417-4536 (

HIV Quality of Care Program Criteria for Participation
Commitment to and interest in:

  • Development of an infrastructure for regularly evaluating and improving care delivery systems
  • Development of QI expertise
  • Baseline and annual submission of computerized data regarding six quality indicators for 30-45 patients. Indicators include HIV staging, antiretroviral therapy, PCP prophylaxis, MAC prophylaxis, annual PPD screening, and annual pelvic examination. For New York programs, data regarding coordination of care is also required.
  • Implementation of one QI project for a quality indicator measured at baseline
  • Participation in approximately 8-10 meetings with a project consultant
  • Completion of organizational assessments at baseline and 12 months thereafter

HIVQUAL-US Regional Groups (Adobe PDF) September 2009

2003, 2004, and 2005 National HIVQUAL Performance Data Aggregate Report (Adobe PDF) July 2006

HIVQUAL Model (Adobe PDF)

July 2002

Ryan White Part C and Part D programs interested in joining the HIVQUAL – US Program, should download and complete the HIVQUAL Referral Form and follow the instructions (second page) for submission.

For more information, please visit the HIVQUAL-US website at: