Consortium of Independent Physician Associations​

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Statewide Physician Organization made primarily of independent physicians

over 0%

of CIPA practices achieved PCMH designation

$0+ Million

in additional revenue through fee schedule increases and financial incentives from participation in value-based contracts

No Membership Fees


CIPA physicians are provided education and training, including educational webinars to prepare your staff for current and future healthcare changes or challenges. As a division of Medical Advantage, CIPA members have access to the broad portfolio of Medical Advantage services: ​

Practice Consulting

  • Monthly meetings with our Practice Consultants
  • Improve clinical and financial outcomes​

Practice Marketing

  • Practice website services
  • Attract and engage patients in your community
  • Assisting with reputation management

Care Management

  • Access to licensed RN Care Managers ​
  • Regular virtual check-ins with the high-risk members of your population
  • Documentation updates in the practice EHR​

EHR Services

  • EHR staff training​
  • Template improvements​
  • EHR reports
  • Helpdesk services​
  • Telehealth configuration and training

Billing and Revenue Cycle Services

  • Billing, coding, revenue cycle training and consulting​
  • Ensure maximum reimbursement from payers on submitted claims

Payer Contracting

  • Access to multiple payer contracts​
  • Optimize performance in VBC contracts​
  • Work to improve patient outcomes to maximize reimbursement

MACRA MIPS Performance Assistance

  • Access to QPP Advisors for guidance on issues related to MIPS eligibility, participation, and performance
  • Assistance is customized to meet practice's reporting requirements and goals​

Medical Professional Liability Insurance 

  • CIPA members can take advantage of discounted Medical Professional Liability rates through The Doctors Company.​

 Analytics & Performance Reporting

  • Portal access to analytics and reports​
  • Provides the insights necessary to effectively manage your patient population

Established to serve Michigan's Independent Practices 

CIPA is a physician organization consisting of independent practices in over 80 Michigan counties. Our organization enables small groups of physicians to participate in pay-for-performance programs and value-based payer contracts that are normally only available to larger groups. As a physician, you maintain autonomy in the practice of independent medicine and maintain full control over the financial health of the practice. As a CIPA member, you gain access to invaluable resources, no matter where you are in the state. 

Physicians in CIPA benefit from regular in-practice and virtual visits with our team of expert coaches who work closely with you and your staff to your improve clinical and financial outcomes.​ CIPA does not require membership fees. 


CIPA Members Include

  • Independent Practices
  • Specialty Practices
  • Group Practices
  • Primary Care Practices
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Rural Health Clinics

Introduction to CIPA

On Demand Webinar

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Don’t be left behind. CIPA membership gives you access to the business, clinical, and technical services you need to continue to run a strong independent practice AND participate in payer incentive programs. 


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