Members of IQM are acute care hospitals. Non-profit, private and public institutions as well as most university hospitals have decided to become members of IQM. In doing so, they actively improve quality and make use of the many advantages of membership


The advantages for members at a glance

  1. 1

    Measurement of medical outcome quality based on routine data, without additional data collection effort

  2. 2

    Transparent quality evaluations and the possibility to present the results in a standardised way

  3. 3

    Use of IQM tools for continuous quality improvement

  4. 4

    Organising and conducting multidisciplinary and interprofessional peer reviews to improve the quality of care

  5. 5

    Further training of chief physicians and nurses as IQM peers according to the curriculum of the “Bundesärztekammer” (German Medical Association)


  6. 6

    Exchange and learning in a large network