QUERI – Quality Enhancement Research Initiative

VA National Program Offices

Partnering to enhance the impact of national initiatives

"QUERI has historically been an outstanding partner with our program office and has developed implementation strategies that improved patient care in VA."



-VA National Program Office Leader

VA's Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI) is a national program devoted to rapid implementation of effective practices using implementation and quality improvement (QI) methods. QUERI partners with more than 25 Program Offices across VA to provide implementation and evaluation support on key VA priorities, including opioid safety, suicide prevention, access to care, patient safety, MISSION Act implementation, and electronic health record modernization.

QUERI can help National Program Offices…

  • Identify and implement an evidence-based practice to address a care gap
  • Optimize the rollout of a national initiative
  • Evaluate the impact of a program or policy
  • Engage frontline staff in quality improvement efforts
QUERI Impacts

Interested in partnering with us? Contact vacoqueri@va.gov for more information on partnership and training opportunities.

"Our office works with QUERI on several projects, and their engagement has led to the development and improvement of [our] programming across VHA, resulting in tangible positive outcomes for Veterans, their families, and caregivers."

-VA National Program Office Leader