Network and Actively Improve
Health Care Safety & Quality
Why Join ISQua
Join ISQua and be part of an active and respected community of like-minded peers who share your commitment and belief in improving health care safety and quality for all.
As a member of ISQua, you'll be in good company. Our network spans over 70 countries and 6 continents. Our members are doctors, nurses, health care professionals, policy makers, patients and carers.
Being a member gives you 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.
When you join ISQua, you are making an investment in yourself, in addition to changing health care quality across the world.
ISQua Membership Values & Benefits
Access articles, presentations, reports, and recordings from international healthcare experts. Receive updates on activities of interest to you.
Connect with our global Community. Join special interest groups focusing on the aspects of health care that matter to you.
Make your Voice heard and be recognised as part of an international community working to enhance patient safety and quality improvement.
Free online access to the peer-reviewed International Journal for Quality in Health Care (IJQHC)
Access presentations and recordings from ISQua's Annual International Conferences
Receive a monthly e-bulletin, keeping you up to date with our activities and our partner activities
Register for our Fellowship Programme or Specialist Certificates at reduced, Member-only, prices
Register for ISQua's Annual Conference at reduced, Member-only, prices
Special Interest Groups
Join a Communities of Practice focusing on an aspect of health care that matters to you.
View Member profiles and communicate privately with other Members of the ISQua Community.
Request an ISQua Expert to speak at your event (Institutional Members Only)
Author a blog post for our website or a bulletin article
Receive a certificate of Membership & lapel badge
Election & AGM
Nominate and vote for the ISQua Board, and have your say at the Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Understand and influence policy and current best practice through our community message board and networking service.
As an ISQua Guest, you will receive access to the ISQua Community Dashboard, limited access to recorded webinars, podcasts, reports and presentations.
ISQua Guests do not receive access to the IJQHC or discounts for ISQua activities or conferences.
ISQua Guests will receive updates from ISQua on our activities and programmes
ISQua Guest access is available to all.
As an ISQua Friend, you will receive all of the benefits of ISQua Guest plus:
Access to all past ISQua Conference recordings and presentations and our full educational resources.
ISQua Friends received free access to our Introduction to Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Specialist Certificate (normally €350)
ISQua Friends can access the ISQua Community Dashboard and Member lists.
ISQua Friends have the opportunity to be published in the Member-only Bulletin.
ISQua Friend access is available to users from low-income countries only.
* Ubuntu is a Zulu word that means - 'a quality that includes the essential human virtues; compassion and humanity.'
As an ISQua Member you receive all the benefits of ISQua Guest & Friend plus:
ISQua Members have access to all of ISQua resources.
ISQua Members have free online access to the IJQHC
ISQua Members can register for our annual conference at a reduced Member-only rate
ISQua Members can register for our Specialist Certificates at a discounted Member-only rate (saving up to €100!)
ISQua Members can communicate privately with other Members of the ISQua Community through our Dashboard.
ISQua Members receive discounts for our Partner activities and conferences.
ISQua Members are eligible to nominate and vote for the ISQua Board.
ISQua Members have the opportunity to publish an article/blog on our website or in the Member-only Bulletin.
ISQua Members receive a certificate of membership and label badge.
*Our Membership rates are based on the World Bank country rankings. €150 - High-Income Countries; €122.50 - Upper Middle-Income Countries; €75 - Lower Middle-Income Countries; and €50 - Low-Income Countries. We also offer a discounted rate of €75 for students and retirees (proof required).
If you apply for Membership + Fellowship Programme you will receive all of the value and benefits of Individual Membership plus:
Participate in ISQua's Fellowship Programme
Access to an extensive library of educational resources
Internship positions available
Apply for Mentorship from one of ISQua's Experts
Presentation of award at ISQua's annual conference
Exclusive events and activities
Plus much more!
*Our Membership rates are based on the World Bank country rankings. €150 - High-Income Countries; €122.50 - Upper Middle-Income Countries; €75 - Lower Middle-Income Countries; and €50 - Low-Income Countries.
We offer a 50% discount on our Fellowship Programme to participants who were born in and currently work in low and lower middle-income countries as ranked by the World Bank.
All the value and benefits of Individual Membership plus:
Hard copies (3) of the IJQHC shipped to your address 8 times a year
6 individual logins to ISQua's Member-only area of the website
Discount registration for up to 10 employees to ISQua's annual conference
Organisation logo and bio listed on the ISQua website
Free advertisement of your events on the ISQua website
Opportunity to request an ISQua Expert to speak at your event
Plus much more!
*Our Membership rates are based on the World Bank country rankings. €1,200 - High-Income Countries; €900 - Upper Middle-Income Countries; €700 - Lower Middle-Income Countries; and €500 - Low-Income Countries.
Frequently Asked Questions
The most common reason for an existing member having trouble logging in is that their password is incorrect. Please click on the 'Forgot Your Password' option on the login page and you will be sent a link to reset your password.
It is also possible you have a duplicate profile on our system. As your email is one of the unique identifiers for login purposes, if another profile is using the same email address it will cause login difficulties. If your organisation has Institutional Membership then this may be the case - you can find a list of our Institutional Members here - or contact us directly at email@example.com.
One representative in each institution has access to the six member profiles in their organisation. When that representative logs into their profile (with their email address and password in the login section) they can add, renew and edit their members. They can also renew their annual membership here.
You can edit all your personal information by logging into your profile and making any changes you need. Click on the 'My Account' option to change details after you have logged in.
In the login section, there is an option to request a new password: 'Forgot Password'. Click this and an email should then be sent to the email address attached to your profile with an updated password, along with an activation link. If you do not receive this email within 24 hours, please check your spam/junk mail. When requesting a new password, please ensure that you use the email address which you originally used to register with. The email address can only be changed once you are logged in.
You can make payment securely online via credit card (Visa or Mastercard only) or via bank transfer. If paying by bank transfer please notify ISQua (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the reference number and date of transfer. ISQua is not responsible for any transfer fees or currency exchange fees.
No, credit card information is never stored on our servers. The card details you enter while signing up for membership are entered on a payment page redirected to Realex Payments' secure server. You can find out more about Realex Payments here https://www.realexpayments.com/about/.