OFMQ is a healthcare consulting services company. Since 1972, we’ve been committed to advancing the quality of healthcare and improving lives. As an independent nonprofit organization, our service lines include quality improvement, health information technology, data analytics and health care review.

What We Do/Our Mission: Our focus is to lead efforts to improve health care and improve lives. OFMQ is the essential, recognized resource and innovative expert in healthcare quality and improving outcomes through:

  • Accelerating research into practice;
  • Engaging and collaborating with communities;
  • Advancing the implementation and use of health information technology;
  • Achieving improvements in health quality;
  • Empowering consumers to make informed health decisions.

OFMQ Board of Directors

  • Sarah Clutts, JD
  • Lawrence "Buck" R. Francis, CPA
  • William P. Griffin - Vice Chair
  • Keith A. McFarland, MD
  • John Meharg
  • Ronald S. Stevens, DO - Chair

OFMQ Leadership

Mario Cruz
Interim Executive Director

Mario Cruz, Interim Executive Director, has over 15 years of IT experience in areas such as applications development and engineering, systems architecture, administration, security, and regulatory compliance. He has designed and developed multiple real-time data entry systems including HIPAA compliant web applications utilized by Behavioral Health providers under previous Medicaid contracts. In addition to directing all IT operations, Mr. Cruz provides IT-related consultative services and is responsible for multiple state, federal and commercial consulting lines of H/IT-related business. Mr. Cruz holds a Computer Science Degree from the University of Oklahoma.